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Mexican Rose quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Mexican Rose quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 419 x 419 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 16 1/2 x 16 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0517
Description
Literature

Pattern from circa 1841. White background. Black diamonds around a center circle. Black lines coming from the center. At the end of the black lines are red, wavy-edged shapes.