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Honeycomb quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Honeycomb quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 318 x 318 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0485

The block is made from many small hexagon pieces. The hexagons are arranged in rings around a center dark patterned hexagon. The rings are solid white and dark patterned.