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Swallow quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Swallow quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0653
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 72). Triangles of brown, yellow, and orange patterned fabric fill the center of the composition and stretch to the edges of the block with bordering off-white triangles surrounding them.