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Tobacco Leaf quilt block
  • Katherine Willis
    Carrie A. Hall, contributor
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Tobacco Leaf quilt block, circa 1930
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0716
Label Text

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (pl 59). Large red patterned design consisting of four large leaf shapes that branch off towards each corner. The leaves are separated into two separate sections that connect in the center to a small square shape that represents the stem. The background is white.