French Star


Quilt Index Record: 1B-3A-766

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
Tech University
InstProjNameF003a
Louisiana Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
2162

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
11/12/1989
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
French Star
OverallWidthF12a
77.25
OverallLengthF012b
89.25
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Dark colors
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
FamDateF023c
1900
OtherDateF023e
Date estimated by Susan Roach

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SizeBlockF027
15.5 X 16
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
SashWidthF032
1.5
NumBordersF033
4
BordDescF034
1.5 inches wide

Quilt top materials and construction

FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
UniqueF038h
Pieced

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

ThrColorF049b
ecru
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052d
Shells

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Golson, Lula Ransom

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnerCityF084
Ouachita Parish
OwnerStateF086
Louisiana (LA)

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthDateF099
August 20, 1859
DeathF100
27-Oct-35

Image Information

InvenNumF075
5316
SourceF077
Digital
HolderF080a
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
CreditLineF080b
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
CopyRestF080c
Dr. Susan Roach Louisiana Regional Folklife Program English Dept, P. O. Box 3162, T.S. Louisiana Tech University Ruston, LA 71272 Phone: 318/257-2728

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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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Quilt Index
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