Blazing Star


Quilt Index Record: 1D-FC-7CD

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Massachusetts Quilt Documentation Project - MassQuilts
InstProjNameF003a
MassQuilts
InstInvContrNumF004
2410

Page 1 of 3 Maker/Owner

OverallWidthF12a
74.75
OverallLengthF012b
83
OwnerNameF010
Blazing Star
QuiltTopF054
Adams, Mabel Thompson
OthPeopleF056CityF106a
Dalton
BirthDateF099
1881
BirthplaceCityF098a
No. Leverett
OccupationF104
homemaker
DeathF100
1973 in Dalton, MA.
SpouseF113
Adams, Howard
OccupationF115
RR station agent
NoChildF116
4
MotherNameF111
Thompson, Evelyn Pearsons
BplaceF111a
1859
FatherNameF109
Thompson, Alden
BplaceF109a
1848
LearnedToQuiltF117
Unknown
WhenQuiltF118
Unknown
WhyQuiltF119
Unknown
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ReasonsF060
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
QuiltedByF055

Page 2 of 3 Technical Information

FeaturesF053
attached photo and notes about quiltmaker
LayFormatF024
Unknown
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Unknown
ConstrucF038d
Unknown
ConstrucF038g
Unknown
ArrangeBlockF028
Unknown
SpacingF029
Unknown
OtherSpaceF029a
star in strips
ShapeEdgeF013
Unknown
BlockStyleF030a
Diamonds
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Unknown
PredomColorsF014
Cream
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Unknown
OverallColorF14b
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
DesignF052a
Unknown
DesignF052b
Unknown
DesignF052c
Unknown

Page 3 of 3 Technical Information

NumBordersF033
1 and 2
BordDescF034
Cotton, plain weave, single/top; double/bottom; non on sides, print
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
UniqueBindF045a
patterned fabric
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16")
NumPiecesF042
three pieces
FabFiberTypesF040
Unknown
OtherFabF040a
blue 1910c /back probably added later
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
TypeInscripF019
Unknown
OtherTypeInscripF019a
No inscription
LocInscripF022
Unknown
MethodInscripF021
Unknown
RepairHistF018
This quilt is structurally sound.
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
BrackmanF011a
4005
AltNameF011
Lone Star

Image Upload and Verification

ReposFile
2410.jpg
1D-FC-7CD-775-2410.jpg
160855
image/jpeg; charset=binary
verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
3
27
2014

Quilt provenance and Ownership extra fields

ProvStateF057d
Unknown
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerStateF086
Unknown
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Technical Information Extra Fields

ShapeCornersF013b
Unknown
RepairsF017
Unknown
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
1880c/top
EmbellTechF038f
Unknown
PaperF038i
Unknown
EmbMatF039
Unknown
DescBackF043
Unknown
WidthBindF047
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources extra fields

SourceMatF063
Unknown

Quiltmaker personal information extra fields

GenderF098
Unknown
MarriageF099bBirthplaceStateF098b
Massachusetts (MA)
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StateF107
Massachusetts (MA)
CountryF108
United States

Image Information

InvenNumF075
2410.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Massachusetts Quilt Documentation Project (MassQuilts)

File Information

Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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