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Beggar's Block quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Beggar's Block quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0135

White background. Block is divided into nine squares. The center square is solid white. The other squares each have two red floral patterned triangles touching at top point. The point where the triangles touch is covered with a yellow floral patterned rectangle.