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Hour Glass quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Hour Glass quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 197 x 197 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0684
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p. 80). Two orange strips of fabric with a white strip in the middle run along the border. The center is a white square with orange triangles along the edges pointing towards the border and bigger white triangles are bordering them facing towards the corners.