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Jacob's Ladder quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Jacob's Ladder quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 318 x 318 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0616
Description
Literature

White background. There is a diagonal line of white squares going from the top left to the bottom right corner of the block. There is a blue patterned strip along each side of the white squares. There is a diagonal line of blue patterned squares going from the bottom left to the top right corner of the block.