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Mary Schafer Quilt and Ephemera Collection


Thousand Pyramids
Des Jardin Family and Mary Vida Schafer
Essexville, Bay County, MI
c1890 (top)
84" x 100"
Cotton with polyester filling
1998:53.104
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

This scrap quilt is an interesting study of dress goods of the period.

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



 


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