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Christmas Tree quilt block, or Tree of Life quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Christmas Tree quilt block, or Tree of Life quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 425 x 425 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 16 3/4 x 16 3/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0263
Description
Literature

A green trunk grows from a green triangle at the bottom right hand corner. Branching out from the tip of the trunk are small white and red triangles arranged in connected opposing colors that form an upside-down V-shaped canopy. The background is white.