Corona II: Solar Eclipse


Quilt Index Record: 1C-3B-2B

General Information

InstNameF003
National Quilt Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Founders Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
1996.01.07
QuiltTitleF009
Corona II: Solar Eclipse
DateFinishF023b
1989
OverallWidthF12a
76.000 inches
OverallLengthF012b
94.000 inches

Materials & Techniques

ThrTypeF049a
monofilament quilting
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting

Overall description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FeaturesF053
MAQS Search Terms: back is completely pieced American Quilts first machine winner in the AQS Show hand dyed cottons machine pieced machine quilted monofilament quilting thread multiple quilts in collection solar eclipse named one of 20th Century's 100 Best Quilts

Quilt maker

QuiltTopF054
Fallert, Caryl Bryer

Quilt image upload

ReposFile
MAQS-a0a0e2-a_13734.jpg
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99843
image/pjpeg
pbd
MAQS-a0a0e2-a

Data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Schwender, Judy
dateverified
2
18
2008
CE

Quilt description top and back

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999

Condition and Damage

OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Quilt ownership and provenance

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
National Quilt Museum (Museum of the American Quilter's Society)
OwnerCityF084
Paducah
OwnerStateF086
Kentucky (KY)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
42001
DateObtainedF088c
2007
LocMadeF057a
Oswego
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltHistF059
Other provenance: Paducah, KY

Quilt pattern and material sources. Contests and Exhibit history.

PresUseF062
Museum collection
ExhibitListF067a
American Quilter's Society Quilt Show, Paducah, KY
ContestListF071a
Best of Show American Quilter's Society Best of Show Award 1989 First machine quilted quilt to win Best of Show at AQS

Quiltmaker's personal information

GenderF098
Female

Quiltmaker's quilting history

AddNotesF132
National Quilter's Association (NQA) Master Quilter Status was conferred in 1986

Information sources

IfOtherF007d
From NQM (MAQS) collections database

Image Information

ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
function
Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg

Permissions

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
MAQS
CreditLineF080b
National Quilt Museum (Museum of the American Quilter's Society)
LicenseF080f
NQM (MAQS)
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

Detail Images

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