Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-2F

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Florida Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQA Wpt-12

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Friend of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
10-22-2010
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
34"
OverallLengthF012b
46 1/4"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateBegunF023a
c.1975
DateFinishF023b
c.1975

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SubjQuiltF025
Hearts
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
9.5" square
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
BlockStyleF030a
Squares

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Blanket, buttonhole, or other decorative applique stitch
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
1
WidthPiecesF042a
42"
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
UniqueBattF048b
cotton - seeds visable
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton/poly/embroidery floss
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
5
WidthF051a
1.25"
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Elbow/fan
DesignF052b
Fans

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Cain, Sharon
QuiltedByF055
Cain, Sharon

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Arieka
ProvCountyF057b
Pasco
ProvStateF057d
Florida (FL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Baby gift for daughter, Meridy Mendoza
QuiltHistF059
We adopted Meridy and received this quilt in a surprise shower in 1975.
ReasonsF060
Baby or crib
OtherF060a
Gift for baby Meridy in 1975.
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
OtherQDesignF061a
Inspired Mary Ann Norfleet, Meridy's mother to make another quilt.
PresUseF062
Keepsake/memento

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown
AddNotesF066
Made in a short time for a surprise baby shower. Maybe within 3 days. Made in 1975

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mary Ann Norfleet
OwnerCityF084
Aripeka
OwnerCountyF085
Pasco
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
34679
SourceInfoF088b
Mary Ann Norfleet
DateObtainedF088c
10-22-2010

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
c.1940
RelAffF103
Baptist at the time quilt was made unknown today
OccupationF104
homemaker
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

StateF107
Tennessee (TN)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

NoChildF116
4

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
Pleasure

Images

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Detail 1
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File Information

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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
David Kuhn
dateverified
4
22
2012
CE

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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