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Indiana Wreath quilt
  • Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    1886–1963
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • Indiana Wreath quilt, 1927
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, quilting, appliqué, patchwork
  • Object Length/Width: 83 1/2 x 86 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: 212.09 x 219.71 cm
  • Gift of Mary Kretsinger
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0099
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Vase of appliqué and reverse appliqué flowers and stuffed grapes in center surrounded by wreath of flowers and grapes. Undulated vine with flowers on each side. Embroidered under the vase, "Rose Francis Good Kretsinger January 1927." The design was adapted from the color frontispiece in the original edition of Marie D. Webster's book.