Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Kansas Sunflower quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Kansas Sunflower 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
  • 1938.0536
Description
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White quilt block with a yellow, gold, and brown sunflower pattern. The base of the sunflower is a plain yellow circle, the fabric on top of that is yellow patterned with orange flower or starburst shapes, the next fabric is light brown triangles pointing outward from the brown center circle.