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Hunter's Star quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Hunter's Star quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 432 x 432 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 17 x 17 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0808
Description
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The block is divided into eight triangles: four white and four yellow. In the center is an eight-pointed star made from four white diamonds and four yellow diamonds. In each corner is one white diamond and one yellow diamond.