Flushing, Genesee County, Michigan
Cotton with polyester batting
81" x 99"
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan
State University Museum
This perfectly pieced quilt in blues and browns was made of old
dress fabrics. There are many quilt patterns named to honor the
sun. In this quilt the break of day is suggested by skyward flying
birds above the tri-diamond shaped flowers of the vine border, which
is Mary's original design.
By Gwen Marston from The Mary Schafer Quilt Collection