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Mexican Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Mexican Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 267 x 267 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0798

The background is yellow floral patterned fabric. There is an eight-pointed star made from red floral patterned pieces. The inside of the star is a yellow patterned square. There are four white strips coming from the corners to the center.