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Tree of Paradise quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Tree of Paradise quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0262

A tall forest green trunk in the form of a thin rectangle stretches from a triangluar base on the bottom left hand side of the block towards the top right corner. Small light green and white triangles are arranged in connected opposing colors in small squares to form a large canopy. The background is white.