Eastern Star


Quilt Index Record: 1D-FC-E5A

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Massachusetts Quilt Documentation Project - MassQuilts
InstProjNameF003a
MassQuilts
InstInvContrNumF004
5263

Page 1 of 3 Maker/Owner

OwnerNameF082a
Royall House Association
OwnerCityF084
Medford
OwnerZipF087
02155
OwnerCountyF085
Middlesex
OverallWidthF12a
38.5
OverallLengthF012b
40
OwnerNameF010
Eastern Star
QuiltTopF054OthPeopleF056MakerGroupNameF097
Ladies sympathetic to the slaves
CityF106a
Medfield
SpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117
Unknown
WhenQuiltF118
Unknown
WhyQuiltF119
Unknown
AcquiredF058
Gift
ReasonsF060
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
QuiltedByF055

Page 2 of 3 Technical Information

LayFormatF024
Unknown
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Unknown
ConstrucF038d
Unknown
ConstrucF038g
Unknown
SpacingF029
Unknown
ShapeEdgeF013
Unknown
NumBlockF026
11 vertical rows, 11 horizontal rows, 61 blocks
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
SizeBlockF027
3.25
FiberTypesF035
Silk
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
plain weave/twill weave
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Unknown
OverallColorF14b
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052b
Unknown
DesignF052c
Unknown
DesignF052d
chevrons
NumStitchedF050
9-Aug
WidthF051a
.25"

Page 3 of 3 Technical Information

ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
MatUsedF044
Silk
FabStrucF045
Twill weave
MatUsedF048
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
4 Patch
FabFiberTypesF040
Silk
ColorBackingF040b
Brown
TypeInscripF019
Message
OtherTypeInscripF019a
Unknown
ContInscripF020
Plead for the Slave./ Poem in center front block
LocInscripF022
Unknown
OtherLocInscripF022a
in front 4 corners & back center
MethodInscripF021
Ink
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Dirty
OtherDamageF016a
shattering colored fabrics. This quilt is not structurally sound.
BrackmanF011a
1631c
AltNameF011
8 Point Star

Image Upload and Verification

ReposFile
5263.jpg
1D-FC-E5A-775-5263.jpg
253430
image/jpeg; charset=binary
Detail 1
5263a.jpg
1D-FC-E5A-1004-5263a.jpg
1181628
image/jpeg
verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
3
27
2014
CE

Quilt provenance and Ownership extra fields

ProvStateF057d
Unknown
OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerStateF086
Massachusetts (MA)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Technical Information Extra Fields

ShapeCornersF013b
Unknown
RepairsF017
Unknown
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
1825-1900
SashWidthF032
1.5
EmbellTechF038f
Unknown
PaperF038i
Unknown
EmbMatF039
Unknown
DescBackF043
Reversible
WidthBindF047
Unknown
UniqueBattF048b
with debis

Quilt design and materials sources extra fields

SourceMatF063
Unknown

Quiltmaker personal information extra fields

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

Image Information

InvenNumF075
5263.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Royall House Association
CopyRestF080c
Please contact Royall House Association for permission to publish this image.

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

Detail Images


5263a.jpg

Additional Records

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