Kaahumanu


Quilt Index Record: 15-32-445

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Hawaiian Quilt Research Project
InstProjNameF003a
Hawaiian Quilt Research Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1144

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
18-Apr-99
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Kaahumanu
AltNameF011
Kaahumanu's Lei; Ka Ohu O Halemanu
OverallWidthF12a
96 1/2
OverallLengthF012b
95 1/2
PredomColorsF014
Yellow
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
RepairHistF018
Stained brownish in border
ContInscripF020
Embroidered in outline stitch: "1979", "MA Morgan." Printed in ink on sleeve: "Kaahumanu"
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Wholecloth

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton or polyester blend
FabricTypeF036
Other
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Plain weave
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Yellow
Red
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
26 1/2; 42; 26 3/4
DescBackF043
Different fabrics
Print

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton or polyester blend
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
greater than one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6-7
WidthF051a
5/8
DesignF052a
Echo

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Binding on back is edged w/ 1/4"of yellow fabric that has been machine stitched to 2" of red binding fabric. [see closeup on "Condition" screen]

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Morgan, Margo Armitage
QuiltedByF055
Morgan, Margo Armitage

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Honolulu; Oahu Island
ProvStateF057d
Hawaii (HI)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnerCityF084
Honolulu; Oahu Island
OwnerStateF086
Hawaii (HI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Hawaiian Quilt Research Project

File Information

Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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