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Butterfly quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Butterfly quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 254 x 254 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 10 x 10 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0582

The design is angled towards the top right corner. Each butterfly wing has peach at the bottom and blue/peach/yellow patterned fabric on top. The center of the butterfly is black with two black antennae. The background is white.