"Pig in a Pen" medallion

  • Click on image to enlarge

    Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio
  • Click on image to enlarge

c. 1970
Polyester knit and double knit
82 x 61 inches
Collection of
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Museum purchase and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Minnie Sue Coleman's vibrant "Pig in a Pen" in red, orange, green, and gold double knits was one of ten Gee's Bend quilts to appear on a U.S. postage stamp in 2006.