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Boutoniere quilt block, or Boutonniere quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Boutoniere quilt block, or Boutonniere quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: Original Size 35.6 x 40.6 cm
    Object Length/Width: Original Size 14 x 16 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0058

Green background. Block is divided into seven sections. Each section along the perimeter has a six-pointed white star in the middle. The section in the center has a six-pointed orange floral star with solid orange center.