Feathered Star


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-30F

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Florida Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQA LMFL - 77

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Blood relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
sister's mother-in-law
DateDataF006b
07-19-2008
RelnQuiltF007
Other
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Feathered Star
BrackmanF011a
71"
OverallWidthF12a
71"
ShapeEdgeF013
Embellished or trimmed
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Cream
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Lancaster Blue
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
MedallionF031
24" x 24"
SashWidthF032
5" & 2 1/4"
NumBordersF033
5
BordDescF034
sawtooth

Quilt top materials and construction

FabricTypeF036
Sateen
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt backing and binding

ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
FabStrucF045
Twill weave
UniqueBindF045a
crochet
ConstrucBindF046
Home cut
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
WidthF051a
6"
DesignF052a
Echo
In-the-ditch
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
fleur de lis, wave

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Schultz, Martha
QuiltedByF055
Unknown professional

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
LeGrange
ProvCountyF057b
Cook
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltHistF059
Maker was very artistic & liked fancy designs

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
EnviroF104c
Rural

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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
7
2
2012
CE

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