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Variable Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Variable Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0661
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 70). Star pattern in center made of black, white, gray and red patterned fabric arranged in triangles surrounding a larger square in the center. The square is bordered by bright red triangles facing outwards. White squares and triangles border the piece.