I know for sure that orange and turquoise were popular colors to use in quilts in the 1960's. I'm not so sure about brown. I need to look through some quilt encyclopedias for the name of this block. I don't think I've seen it before.
The owners want to keep it for sentimental reasons, but it's in pretty rough shape. Pattie said I can do whatever I want, so I'm thinking of using the best parts of it to make a wall hanging. Step one is to deconstruct.
The fabric is very fragile. It ripped when I was simply spreading it out to get a photo.