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Mary Schafer Quilt and Ephemera Collection


Washington Plume
Betty Harriman and Mary Vida Schafer
Bunceton, MO, and Flushing, Genesee County, MI
1965-1972
90" x 96"
Cotton with polyester filling
1998:53.112
Photo by KEVA, all rights reserved Michigan State University Museum

One of three Washington Plumes in Mary's collection, this is an unusual block design. The target center and abstract flowers between the plumes are rare. Mary added the miniature appliqué in the center and appliquéd the border.

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



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