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North Carolina Lily
Maker Unknown
Provenance unknown
c1925
76" x 93"
Cotton with flannel filling
1998:53.66
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

One of three North Carolina Lily quilts in Mary's collectio, this one is by far the most simple. The colored fabrics are orange and dark blue-green, and the large-scale quilting suggests that it was made in this century.

 

By Gwen Marston and Joe Cunningham from Mary Schafer and Her Quilts.



 


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