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Bow Knot quilt block, or Farmer's Puzzle quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Bow Knot quilt block, or Farmer's Puzzle quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 330 x 330 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 13 x 13 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0668

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 74). Thin, rectangular strips of black and white patterned fabric are arranged in a spindly bow-shaped arrangement with white triangles filling in the gaps. The center is a small navy blue square that connects the patterned bow shape.