Framed Star


Quilt Index Record: 16-33-85

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Illinois State Museum
InstInvContrNumF004
1998.152.123
InstInvContrNumF004a
748

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Daughter of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
c. 1988
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Framed Star
OverallWidthF12a
75
OverallLengthF012b
82
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Green
Lavender
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Wear to edge or binding
Tears or holes
Fading
Disintegration of fabric
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
ca. 1940
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1940
OtherDateF023e
Jan Wass, Curator

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
NumBlockF026
1
SizeBlockF027
10
BordDescF034
Seven borders on sides and eight borders on top and bottom, two are pieced.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
16
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
light blue
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
5
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052c
Other
DesignF052d
Outline quilting in star and chevrons in borders.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Beachy, Emma D. Yoder

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Arthur
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
Top is quilted on top of another quilt. First quilt's quilting stitches show on back.

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Illinois State Museum

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
See book, Illinois Amish Quilts, pp. 78-79.

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Yoder, Emma D.
BirthDateF099
1883
MarriageF099b
1905
DeathF100
1959
EthnicF101
Amish
RelAffF103
Amish

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
USA

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Yoder, Daniel M.
BplaceF109a
PA
EthBkgrndF110
Amish
MotherNameF111
Kauffman, Susan
BplaceF111a
IA
EthBkgrndF112
Amish
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
8
NoFemF116a
5
NoMaleF116b
3

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
See 1998.152.122 and .124.

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MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
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