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Cocklebur Cube

John McQueen (American, born in 1943)

Object Place: United States


22.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm (9 x 9 x 9 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Weft-faced plain weave wool and cockleburs

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts

Three-dimensional object comprised of thirteen layers of woven wool sandwiched in-between with cockleburs


Before 2002, acquired by Mrs. Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection