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Bar Quilt Sampler
Unknown maker
Provenance unknown
Cotton with cotton filling
80” x 85”
MSUM 3694.1, Gift of Dr. Paul Love
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

Little is known about the provenance of this quilt but, based on an examination of its fabrics, the museum staff estimates it to be c1890.

From Great Lakes, Great Quilts.

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