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Crazy Quilt with Hot Air Balloon
  • Lillian Hutter
    active: United States
  • Crazy Quilt with Hot Air Balloon, circa 1880–1910
  • Where object was made: United States
  • quilting, appliqué, silk, piecing, embroidering, paint
  • Gift of Roger Keyes in memory of Keiko Mizushima Keyes
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0251
Label Text

Different shaped and vari-colored/patterned fabric pieced together haphazardly. Imagery includes a square with an American flag, a square with a sun, dog/goat and rainbow, embroidered owls and flowers, and painted insects and flowers. Two of the edges are scalloped.