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Morning Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Morning Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: Original size 27.9 x 27.9 cm
    Object Length/Width: Original size 11 x 11 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0090
Description
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White background. Center design is four yellow triangles and four floral patterned triangles touching at top points to form an octagon. This octagon is surrounded by pale yellow triangles. There are eight floral patterned triangles pointing in towards the center.