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Drunkard's Path quilt, or Rob Peter to Pay Paul quilt
  • Christina Hays Malcom
    1820–1878
    born: Northampton County, North Carolina, United States ; died: Grant County, Indiana, United States
  • Drunkard's Path quilt, or Rob Peter to Pay Paul quilt, circa 1880–1884
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, patchwork, appliqué, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 74 3/4 x 63 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: 189.86 x 161.29 cm
  • Gift of Miss Iva James
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0132
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Positive/negative design in white and purple, now faded to brown. White trim around the edges.