Three Hearts


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-328

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Geneva Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQAGHS0164

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Friend of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
03-26-2011
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
PartDesF007c
Other
IfOtherF007d
Recipient of 2 Purple Hearts

Overall Quilt Description

QuiltTitleF009
Three Hearts
OwnerNameF010
Three Hearts crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
66 1/4 inches
OverallLengthF012b
58 1/4 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
Orange
Purple
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
TypeInscripF019
Date
Message
Signature
ContInscripF020
"Three crazy quilt for Dick Brewer from Maria McKenna" April 2004-March 2005 Geneva, FL
DateInscripF020a
2005
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Embroidery
LocInscripF022
on back
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
2004
DateFinishF023b
2005

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
SubjQuiltF025
Hearts -- 3 hearts
NumBlockF026
Too many to count
SizeBlockF027
vary 9 1/2 x 11 to 1 x 1 1/2 inches
NumBlockPatF030
all different

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Rayon
Silk
Wool
Other synthetic
FabricTypeF036
Chintz
Sateen
Satin
Velvet
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Blanket, buttonhole, or other decorative applique stitch
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
PaperF038i
no
EmbMatF039
Metallic thread

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Synthetic
ColorBackingF040b
Burgundy
NumPiecesF042
1
WidthPiecesF042a
Whole quilt
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt batting and Quilting description

UniqueBattF048b
Foundation fabric
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
dark
DesignF052d
Tied Invisibly front to back

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Maria McKenna

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Oviedo
ProvCountyF057b
Seminole
ProvStateF057d
Florida (FL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
March 2005
QuiltHistF059
Purple Hearts --Made in one year Crazy quilt. Commemorate his purple hearts and replace one that returned to a family member. Fan in corners embroidered as well
ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Autograph or friendship
Commemorative
QDesignF060b
Artwork/wall hanging
PresUseF062
Artwork/wall hanging

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Old clothes
Purchased new
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
Traditional pattern variation
PattSourceF065
Original to maker
OthPattSourceF065a
Fan
AddNotesF066
Inspired by owner's Purple Hearts

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
Home only

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Richard Brewer
OwnerCityF084
Oviedo
OwnerCountyF085
Seminole
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32765
SourceInfoF088b
Owner
DateObtainedF088c
03-26-2011

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Benner
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
12-11-1944
EthnicF101
Northern European
EdBkgdF102
Masters Degree
RelAffF103
Christian
OccupationF104
Teacher
BirthplaceCityF098a
Albany
BirthplaceStateF098b
Georgia
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

StAddressF105
450 Butterfly Forest Road
CountyF106
Seminole
CityF106a
Geneva
StateF107
Florida (FL)
ZipcodeF107c
32732
CountryF108
United States
PhonNoF108a
407-349-9924

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Carl O. Benner
BplaceF109a
Stuttgart, Germany
EthBkgrndF110
Northern European
MotherNameF111
Margaret Benner
BplaceF111a
Leary, GA
EthBkgrndF112
Northern European
SpouseF113
Donald D. Cross
EthBkgrndF114
Northern European
OccupationF115
Computer Programmer/Engineer
NoChildF116
2
NoMaleF116b
2

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Friend
WhenQuiltF118
Age 50 or over
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Las Magnolias Sewing Group
LocGroupF121
Geneva,FL
SpecialGroupF122
Monthly Meetings

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
Crazy Quilts and embroidery

Images

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Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
CD-ROM
DateF079
3
26
2011
CE
photocredit079a1
Mary Jo Martin
AccessF080
Open/Public Domain

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
Cris Owen
dateverified
7
10
2012
CE

Detail Images


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