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Rose Wreath quilt top
  • Elizabeth Kunkel
    died 1888
    active: United States
  • Rose Wreath quilt top, circa 1840–1887
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué
  • Object Length/Width: 70 1/2 x 70 3/4 in
    Object Length/Width: 179.07 x 179.7 cm
  • Gift of Elizabeth A. Hazlett in memory of Emma Kunkel
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0059

Quilt top made of nine applique blocks set with no bars between, all handsewn, no border. Red calico flowers with yellow centers and green stems/leaves on white background.