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Autumn Flowers quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Autumn Flowers quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 292 x 305 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 11 3/4 x 12 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0824
Description
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The design is angled towards the top left corner. Five flowers with thin, green stems. The top leftt flower is made from a piece of blue floral fabric, green floral fabric, and red fabric. The top right flower is made from a piece of red patterned fabric, red fabric, pink fabric, orange/yellow/white patterned fabric, and brown patterned fabric. The center flower is made from a piece of black fabric, green plaid fabric, red patterned fabric, and black floral fabric. The bottom left flower is made from black floral fabric and black fabric. The bottom right flower is made from a blue piece, white/blue/yellow floral fabric, yellow patterned fabric, and black fabric. ("Original design by Carrie A. Hall.")