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Mary Schafer Quilt and Ephemera Collection


Turkey Tracks
Unknown maker
c1910, 1968
82" x 101"
Cotton with cotton filling
1998:53.106
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

Mary collected this as a tied quilt in poor condition. She restored the top, added and unbleached muslin border and completed the quilt in 1968. The fabric is blue print cotton on an unbleached muslin background.


By Gwen Marston from The Mary Schafer Quilt Collection exhibit catalogue.




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