Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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New Rose Tree quilt
  • Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • New Rose Tree quilt, 1929
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué, quilting, patchwork
  • Object Length/Width: 86 1/2 x 88 3/4 in
    Object Length/Width: 219.71 x 225.42 cm
  • Gift of Mary Kretsinger
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0103
Label Text

Nine rose groups with border of bowknots and swag drape in an appliqued version of the feather quilting pattern. Done in red, yellow and green. Scalloped edges.