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Wreath of Roses quilt
  • Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • Wreath of Roses quilt, 1929
  • Where object was made: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • cotton, appliqué, quilting, patchwork
  • Object Length/Width: 91 1/2 x 90 1/4 in
    Object Length/Width: 232.41 x 229.23 cm
  • Gift of Mary Kretsinger
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0102

Nine elaborate, floral wreaths in shades of pink and green on white ground. Border of green fabric with a single rose in each corner. Sig: Verso in ink "Mrs. W. S. Kretsinger 911 Market Emporia Kansas"