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Ceremonial Plaza quilt block
  • Carrie A. Hall
    born: Caledonia, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Platte, Nebraska, United States
  • Ceremonial Plaza quilt block, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Height/Width: Original Size 216 x 216 mm
    Object Height/Width: Original Size 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carrie A. Hall
  • Not on display
  • 1938.0771

Large design around the center of the block is made from dark blue squares and diamonds and light blue rectangles, squares and diamonds. There are large white pieces behind the center design. Light blue strips in each corner. There are blue triangles in the corners.