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Crazy Quilt
  • Mary McKeever Sealy
    1859–1901
    active: United States
  • Crazy Quilt, circa 1880–1901
  • Where object was made: Ellsworth, Kansas, United States
  • cotton, silk, patchwork, piecing, embroidering, painting
  • Object Length/Width: 70 x 63 3/4 in
    Object Length/Width: 177.8 x 161.93 cm
  • Gift of Miss Marie Sealy
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0103
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Description

Twelve squares with different shaped, vari-colored pieces. Maroon border on two sides. Made by the mother of the donor.