Maker of the blocks unknown, finisher Mary Schafer
c1850 (top), c1960-70 (finishing)
82" x 100"
Cotton with polyester filling
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State
Mary's first attempt at working with antique fabrics shows her aesthetic
as much as the original's maker's.
By Gwen Marston and Joe Cunningham from Mary
Schafer and Her Quilts.