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Oak Leaf quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Oak Leaf quilt block, circa 1930
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0725
Label Text

Pattern from 1828. Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (pl 20). Black patterned fabric with white dots. The design consists of four large leaf shapes that connect to a center square. Four small tear drop shapes branch out from the center square and point towards the sides. The background is white.