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Cross Within Cross quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Cross Within Cross quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 267 x 267 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0793
Description
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In the center is a purple cross with a white square at the middle. There are two purple patterned triangles at each end of the cross. The rest of the block is white.