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Hero's Crown quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Hero's Crown quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original size 337 x 337 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original size 13 1/4 x 13 1/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0724
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p 124). An orange center emits four orange and white patterned tear drops towards each side. Dark green leaves with orange centers shoot off towards each corner.