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The Mary Schafer Collection: A Legacy of Quilt History

  • Sponsor: Mercer Museum
  • Co-Sponsor: Mercer Museum
  • Location: Mercer Museum
  • Dates: May 13, 2017 - August 13, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: 84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901
  • Phone: (215) 345-0210
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Adults $15; Seniors $13; Youth $8

The exhibit traces the life and work of Mary Schafer, recognized as one of the founders of American quilt studies as well as the developer of one of the most important quilt history collections in the country. The twenty-five quilts on display reflect the varying aspects of Schafer’s interest and work, Also on display, adjoining the quilt exhibit, is an extraordinary collection of dollhouses and miniature furnishings from Sharon Holloway of Doylestown.

The Mary Schafer Collection: A Legacy of Quilt History