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Caesar's Crown quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    1866–1955
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Caesar's Crown quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Diameter: Original Size 362 x 362 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 14 1/4 x 14 1/4 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0728
Description
Literature

Illustrated in "Old Patchwork Quilts" by Ruth E. Finley (p 68). A large yellow-orange ring encircles a center sunken square of orange and yellow floral patterned fabric. Eight diamond shapes stem from the center and point towards the border. The background is white.