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Madiba Led the Way quilt

Madiba Led the Way
Jenny Williamson and Pat Parker
Johannesburg, South Africa
2012
45" x 60"
Cotton
MSU Museum Accession 2012:127.1
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved by MSU Museum

This quilt celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela, whose nickname is Madiba. Mandela was known for his colorful shirts.



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