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The Cuesta Benberry Quilt and Ephemera Collection

Goose Girl

Goose Girl
Doris Gilbert
Chattanooga, Tennessee
c 1985
Cotton
15 1/4” x 15 1/4”
MSUM 2008:119.28, Gift of George Benberry
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan StateUniversity Museum

This is a commercial design and was purchased by a member of Mrs. Benberry's family as a gift to her. Blocks or panels like this were printed in the 1980s with coordinating fabric from the bolt to be used to complete a quilt using the blocks.

Cuesta Benberry wrote: "Scenic fabric picture, hand quilted, and given to me by Doris Gilbert. A rustic scene with a Goose Girl, geese, a house, fence, wooded area all in a circular framed center medallion."


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