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Puffed Silk quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Puffed Silk quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0638

Sixteen small squares of various fabric that have been sewn loosely to the backing to produce a "puffed" effect. Illustrated in "Quilts and Their Story" by Marie D. Webster (113).