Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Widow's Mite quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • The Widow's Mite quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0326

Red and white checkerboard squares in corners. Dark patterned fabric in center with a white "X". The "X" has a red diamond in the center.