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Cross Patch quilt
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Cross Patch quilt, circa 1928–1935
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 211.93 x 179.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 83 7/16 x 70 3/4 in
  • Gift of Jean V. Graybill and Virginia Sunbarger ...
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0041
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Description

Blue print, blue and white fabrics. Small squares arranged to make diamond, square, and cross patterns. Border of light blue, then darker blue, then light blue, then white. Pieced quilt in "cross patch" pattern; design was developed by Hall from a crossword puzzle.