Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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North Carolina Lily quilt
  • Grandmother of Willis C. McEntarfer
    died circa 1865–1875
    active: United States
  • North Carolina Lily quilt, circa 1840–1860
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 85 x 84 3/4 in
    Object Length/Width: 215.9 x 215.26 cm
  • Gift of Willis C. McEntarfer
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0120
Label Text

Red and green calico lilies in the central part of the quilt. Green zig-zag border around the central design. Green vine and red flower border around three sidse of the quilt.