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Diamond Nine-Patch quilt
  • Ella Maria Lathrop
    active: United States
  • Diamond Nine-Patch quilt, 1850–1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, piecing
  • Object Length/Width: 81 x 76 in
    Object Length/Width: 205.74 x 193.04 cm
  • Gift of Ruth Lathrop Sikes
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0013

White background with pink grid and pink bands around the edges. Inside each square of the grid is a diamond design made from multi-colored squares. Small calico squares separated by pink calico candy-striped bands.