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Christmas Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Christmas Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 451 x 451 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 17 3/4 x 17 3/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0792
Description
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Octagonal shaped block. Orange, eight-pointed star in the center of the block. There are eight identical strips coming from the star. Each strip is made from black/red/yellow patterned fabric chevrons, green plaid chevrons, and red/yellow patterned chevrons. White background.