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Semi-Octagon quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Semi-Octagon quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0259
Description
Literature

Four large white triangles stretch from each of the four corners to the center where they touch at their points. The background is a multicolored patterned fabric which fills in the "missing" parts of the octagon.