"One Patch," tied

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    Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio
1970
Cotton
91 x 78 inches

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In this quilt, Irby used leftover scraps of dashiki cloth provided by her daughter, Mensie Lee Pettway, who worked at the Freedom Quilting Bee during its early years when it had a contract to manufacture dashikis.

In this quilt, Irby used leftover scraps of dashiki cloth provided by her daughter, Mensie Lee Pettway, who worked at the Freedom Quilting Bee during its early years when it had a contract to manufacture dashikis.