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Hovering Hawks quilt, or Geometric Patchwork quilt
  • Harriett Theetge James
    1865–1929
    born: Aurora, Indiana, United States ; died: Chanute, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Hovering Hawks quilt, or Geometric Patchwork quilt, circa 1900–1929
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, patchwork, appliqué, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 66 x 78 in
    Object Length/Width: 167.64 x 198.12 cm
  • Gift of Miss Iva James
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0139
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Design of triangles in red and white. Band of red around the central design. There is a border of white with two small red squares in each corner. Flour sack backing. Inscrip: Verso stamped with "S"