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Grandmother's Flower Garden quilt
  • Eleanor Bourassa Ziegler
    born: Potawatomi Indian Reservation (present-day Wabaunsee County, Kansas), United States ; died: Liberal, Missouri, United States
    Carrie Holland
    born: Effingham County, Illinois, United States ; died: Ft. Scott, Kansas, United States
  • Grandmother's Flower Garden quilt, 1930–1931
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, patchwork, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 83 1/2 x 70 in
    Object Length/Width: 212.09 x 177.8 cm
  • Gift of Veva Adams Twigg, Eudora, Kansas in honor of Allois Twigg Potter and Karmin Twigg McCrory
  • Not on display
  • 1975.0048
Label Text

Patchwork quilt comprised of many hexagons. Inside each hexagon are vari-colored/patterned smaller hexagons. Small green hexagons around the edges of the quilt.