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Autumn Leaf quilt
  • Emma B. Roessler
    active: United States
  • Autumn Leaf quilt, circa 1933–1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué, quilting, piecing
  • Object Length/Width: 91 1/2 x 82 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: 232.41 x 209.55 cm
  • Gift of Emma Roessler
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0048
Label Text

Yellow cotton bands outline colorful leaves on a vine. There are two yellow rectangles around the vines. The border is made from yellow triangles, to create a jagged edge.