Lady's Shoe Quilt
St. Louis, Missouri
67" x 92 1/2"
MSU Museum Accession 2008:119.2, Gift of George Benberry
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved by MSU
Fanny Cork was Cuesta's husband's grandmother. Cuesta believed
that Fanny cut the shoe shaped without using a pattern. The Payless
Shoe Company used this quilt in an advertising campaign.
By Mary Worrall, from the exhibit Unpacking
Collections: the Legacy of Cuesta Benberry, An African American