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Rose of Sharon quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Rose of Sharon quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0748
Description
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Pattern made in Pennsylvania circa 1840. Medium sized, red flower with a yellow center is located in the middle of the block. There are eight green stems with green leaves coming from the center flower. At the end of each stem is a smaller red flower, also with a yellow center.