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Horn of Plenty quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Horn of Plenty quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 286 x 286 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0601
Description
Literature

White block. The horn of plenty is made from a blue floral piece, a peach/blue patterned piece and a solid blue piece. A yellow pear, red floral apple, red cherries, purple patterned grapes appear to be falling out of the horn. ("original design by Carrie A. Hall.")