Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Urn quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • The Urn quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0543
Description
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White background. The design is angled towards the top left corner. The urn is made from green patterned fabric. and yellow patterned fabric. There are three red flowers with green stems coming from the urn. ("Designed and made in 1848 by a child seven years old.")