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Chips and Whetstones quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Chips and Whetstones quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 406 x 406 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 16 x 16 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0622
Description
Literature

White background. Large, white outline of a circle. Inside the circle is a design made from gray/black/white/red patterned triangles. There is a center piece with four spiked extensions.