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The Cuesta Benberry Quilt and Ephemera Collection

Rose Wreath
Maker of the top unknown; Barbara Bannister, quilter
Alanson, Michigan
76” x 88”
MSUM 2008:119.39, Gift of George Benberry
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan StateUniversity Museum

This is a block style, embroidered kit quilt. There are 12, 12" embroidered blocks alternating with 12 plain green blocks. The border is plain green. The bias binding is 1/2" wide. There is a feathered wreath with 1" grid quilted in the plain blocks, outline around motifs, and 1" channel in V's in borders.

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