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Live Oak Tree quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Live Oak Tree quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 406 x 406 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 16 x 16 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0264

A green and yellow plaid trunk grows thickly at the base from the bottom left hand corner towards the top right hand corner where it thins out. A large canopy grows from the trunk in white, plaid, and light and dark teal waves made of small diamonds. The background is white.