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Leavenworth Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Leavenworth Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 330 x 330 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 13 x 13 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0307

White background. Eight-pointed star made from red/blue/white patterned fabric. The star is outlined in pink/red. The background is a checkerboard pattern of blue and white squares. Two sets of parallel white lines crossing the block.