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King David's Crown quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • King David's Crown quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 279 x 279 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 11 x 11 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0647
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 106). Small, thin orange triangles facing each other to form bow tie like shape and bigger blue, yellow, and white floral patterned triangles arranged in bow tie shapes as well. The middle of the quilt block is dominated by a large white square outlined with orange hexagons.