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Mary Tenny Grey Travel Patch quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Mary Tenny Grey Travel Patch quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 267 x 267 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0621
Description
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In the center is a diamond made from a pink triangle, a yellow triangle, a blue triangle and a purple triangle. There are eight white strips crossing the block. On the right side of the block is a red patterned triangle. On the bottom side of the block there is a blue/white floral patterned triangle. On the left side of the block is a yellow patterned triangle. On the top side of the block is a purple patterned triangle.