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Ohio Rose quilt
  • Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • Ohio Rose quilt, 1926
  • Where object was made: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • cotton, appliqué, quilting, patchwork
  • Object Length/Width: 85 x 85 in
    Object Length/Width: 215.9 x 215.9 cm
  • Gift of Mary Kretsinger
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0098

Stylized rose design with flowers of red and white checked gingham and leaves of green cotton with black stems. Scalloped border of red and green on white ground. Quilt is bound in green. Sig: Verso in pencil "Rose G. Kretsinger 911 Market Emporia Kansas"