Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Big Dipper quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Big Dipper quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: Original Size 26.7 x 26.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: Original Size 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0028

The block is divided into four smaller squares. Each square has two white triangles and two dark triangles.