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Lady Fingers quilt block, or Sunflowers quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Lady Fingers quilt block, or Sunflowers quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 451 x 451 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 17 3/4 x 17 3/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0510

White background. There are four sets of "fingers," one in each corner. The fingers are yellow and brown. Around the center are four yellow, partial suns made from triangles and a quarter circle piece. There are small brown triangles around the yellow suns.