Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Sunburst quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Sunburst quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0498

The block is a circle. There is a circle in the center of the block, made from two blue pieces and two yellow/blue/orange. The "bursts" are made from blue patterned spikes and yellow spikes.