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Cross and Crown quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Cross and Crown quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 210 x 210 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0695
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 107). A white cross tilts towards the top left hand corner of the piece. White squares in a stair pattern cut across horizontally from bottom left to top right. Bottom right hand corner is dominated by a large white and blue patterned vine fabric.