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Irish Chain quilt, or Patchwork quilt
  • Anna Gleissner Good, artist
    1865–1926
    born: Missouri, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
    Rose Frances Good Kretsinger
    1886–1963
    born: Hope, Kansas, United States ; died: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • Irish Chain quilt, or Patchwork quilt, 1925
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 200.66 x 219.71 cm
    Object Length/Width: 79 x 86 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mary Kretsinger, daughter of Rose Kretsinger
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0209
Description

Pieced patchwork quilt of blue print and white cotton cloth in chain pattern with quilted floral motif.