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Flying X quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Flying X quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 165 x 165 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0649
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 77). Five light blue hourglass, or "X" shapes in all four corners and in the center. Background fabric is white.