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Iris quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Iris quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 349 x 349 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 13 3/4 x 13 3/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0547
Description
Literature

White background. The design is angled towards the top left corner. There are green stems, two of which have a purple bud at the end. The iris in the center is made from dark purple, light purple, orange, and patterned fabric.