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Native Boys
Myrna Courtney
Wasco, Warm Springs, Oregon
1993
Cotton with polyester filling
43 1/2" x 63”
MSUM 1996:127.1
Photo by Doug Elbinger, all rights reseved by the Michigan State University Museum

Myrna Courtney (Wasco) of Warm Springs, Oregon, made this quilt in a variation of the Overall Andy pattern popular among Native quilters. Here the figures have jeans, ribbon shirts, felt hats with feathers, and black yarn braided hair.

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