Thousand Pyramids


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-1923

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
00.0460

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Thousand Pyramids
DateDataF006b
9/1/1999
QuiltTopF054
Wolfe, Delpha Frances
QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateFinishF023b
1920s-1930s

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
North Liberty
StateF107
Indiana (IN)
MaidenF097b
Hostetler
BirthDateF099
1885
EnviroF104cDeathF100
2/1968
MarriageF099bSpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
75"
OverallLengthF012b
69"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14b
Multicolor
DamageF016RepairsF017TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036ConstrucF038ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039ColorBackingF040bDescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052c

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Joan Scheer
OwnerCityF084
Three Oaks
OwnerCountyF085
Berrien
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
DateObtainedF088c
9/1/1999
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Delpha Wolfe
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
6
19
2008
CE

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

function
Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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
InvenNumF075
00.0460
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

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