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Double Pyramids quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Double Pyramids quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0671
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p.10). Three white squares run diangonally from bottom left to top right of the block. The top left and bottom right are comprised of three blocks each. Each block has opposing white and black and white triangle patterned fabric that create a square.