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Variable Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    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

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.