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Practical Orchard quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Practical Orchard quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0796

The block is divided into nine squares. The squares in each corner are made from polka dotted fabric. The square in the middle is made from two white triangles and two polka dotted triangles. The rest of the squares are white.