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Little Beech Tree quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Little Beech Tree quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 305 x 305 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 12 x 12 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0249
Description
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A thick light purple rectangle forms the trunk of the tree and runs diagonally from the bottom left towards the upper right corner of the piece. A green and white checkered canopy branches out from the trunk and fills the top right hand corner. The background is white.