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The Cuesta Benberry Quilt and Ephemera Collection

Positively Blue
Shirley Bullock
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2000
Cotton
21” x 27”
MSUM 2008:119.35, Gift of George Benberry
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved Michigan StateUniversity Museum

This wall hanging consists of one large nine patch, 12" x 12". In the four corners and the center are sashiko style motifs embroidered on white ground. The four alternating squares are a medium blue print. There are 3 borders: inner 2" dark blue, top and bottom; middle 1" medium blue, top and bottom; and outer 3" millenium fabric; on all four sides. It has a 3/8" straight of the grain binding. It is outline quilted in white thread.


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