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Queen Charlotte's Crown or Indian Meadow quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Queen Charlotte's Crown or Indian Meadow quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0702

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 79). Named by the women of Virginia in compliment to the wife of George III - previous to 1770. Four yellow triangles fan out on top left and bottom right hand corners. The center is comprised of two symetrically adjoining trapezoids of yellow and red patterned fabric, the bottom left and top right hand corners are large triangles of the same fabric. The background is white.