Rose of Sharon


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-3B4

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1353

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Rose of Sharon
DateDataF006b
6/28/1985
QuiltTopF054
Van Alstine, Sophia
QuiltedByF055
Van Alstine, Sophia
OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
ProvCountyF057b
Shiawasee
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
1860

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Vernon
CountyF106
Shiawassee
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
EnviroF104cMarriageF099bSpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Fair/worn
TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022NumBlockF026
12
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035FabricTypeF036FabPrintF037ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040bNumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052cDesignF052d
Outline/Ditch
FeaturesF053
rose

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064ExhibitListF067a
Swartz Creek United Methodist Church, Swartz Creek, MI

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Dorothy Meier
OwnerCityF084
Swartz Creek
OwnerCountyF085
Genesee
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Vivian Meier, granddaughter, Dorothy Meier great-granddaughter
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Inherited
SourceOtherF006a
Great granddaughter of quiltmaker
DateObtainedF088c
6/28/1985
DamageF016RepairsF017

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
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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
85.1353
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
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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