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Crown of Thorns, New York Beauty, or Rocky Mountain Road quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Crown of Thorns, New York Beauty, or Rocky Mountain Road quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: Original Size 39.4 x 39.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: Original Size 15 1/2 x 15 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0081
Description
Literature

White background. Top right corner: eight pointed star with solid pink and blue pieces. Along right and top side of block is white "road" with blue triangles attached on either side.