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Mary Schafer Quilt and Ephemera Collection


Diamond in a Square
Eliza Andrews Farichild, Mary Schafer, and Ida Pullman
East Jordan, Charlevoix County and Flushing, Genesee County, Michigan
c1890 (top), c1970
78" x 85 1/2"
Cotton with polyester filling
1998:53.21
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

Mr. Fairchilds was a local harness maker. Mary added the border and completed the quilt.

By Gwen Marston from The Mary Schafer Quilt Collection exhibit catalogue.



 


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