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Golgotha, 3 Crosses, Three Crosses, or Cross Upon Cross quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Golgotha, 3 Crosses, Three Crosses, or Cross Upon Cross quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0682
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 107). Four navy blue squares with a navy and white patterned square in the center form an X in the middle of the piece. Four white triangles fill in the corners and two small navy triangles point towards each of the four corners. The rest of the piece is filled in with white and patterned fabric pieces.