Hawaiian Flag Quilt and Coat-of-Arms


Quilt Index Record: 15-32-488

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Hawaiian Quilt Research Project
InstProjNameF003a
Grove Farm Museum Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
1211

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
10-Sep-00
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Hawaiian Flag Quilt and Coat-of-Arms
AltNameF011
Kapa Hae Hawaii (Hawaiian Flag Quilt); Kuu Hae Aloha (My Beloved Flag)
OverallWidthF12a
68
OverallLengthF012b
74
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Mitered
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
White
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
RepairHistF018
Overall heavy foxing on back & front (visible on whites). Needs cleaning. Double check fiber content before cleaning. F. content not checked with microscope.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
ca. 1940

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
MedallionF031
27 X 38

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Reverse Applique
Hand Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
32; 29 3/8
DescBackF043
Different fabrics
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Other
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Wool
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
10-12
WidthF051a
1/2
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
Echo

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Montgomery, Kalei Lois Kapule (Mrs. Hughes)
QuiltedByF055
Montgomery, Kalei Lois Kapule (Mrs. Hughes)

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Kauai Island
ProvStateF057d
Hawaii (HI)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerCityF084
Kauai 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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