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Bird of Paradise quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Bird of Paradise 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
  • 1938.0825

White background. Small orange/white/red patterned square in the center and four diamonds touching the center square at its corners. On either side of each diamond is a piece of red/yellow patterned fabric.