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Ben Hur's Chariot Wheel quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Ben Hur's Chariot Wheel quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 635 x 635 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 25 x 25 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0523

In the center is a red flower with an orange center. On top of the flower is an eight-pointed dark patterned star. There are eight arm-like projections coming from the center flower. The "arms" are half orange and half yellow/orange patterned fabric.