Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Airport quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Airport quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 305 x 305 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 12 x 12 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0611
Description
Literature

In the center and in the four corners is a red/blue/green/yellow patterned square. Around the center square are four red patterned chevrons. The chevrons are pointing towards the corners of the block. Along each edge of the block is a rectangle made from blue/white patterned fabric.