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Indian Woman
Margaret Wood
Navajo/Seminole, Phoenix, Arizona
1991
Cotton, wool, ultrasuede, polyester, metal, shell, black onyx, turquoise, human hair wig; with polyester filling
56" x 83 1/2”
MSUM 2000:55.1
Photo by Marilyn Szabo, all rights reseved by the Michigan State University Museum

In this quilt entitled "Indian Woman", Margaret Wood of Phoenix, Arizona expresses the challenge of being a woman in two cultural worlds - Native and non-native.

From To Honor and Comfort Native Quilting Traditions




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