Oddfellows Cross


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-8E

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
SunBonnet Sue Quilt Guild
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQASSQG00123

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
02-05-2011
locationF007f
Vero Beach. Florida

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
AltNameF011
Oddfellows Cross
BrackmanF011a
2902
OverallWidthF12a
66.25 in
OverallLengthF012b
75.25 in
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Green
Maroon
Yellow
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Chocolate Brown or Hershey Brown
Chrome Green
Claret or Wine
Double Pink
Madder Brown
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
OtherDamageF016a
Only in one square
RepairHistF018
Deterioration only in 1 block
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
42
SizeBlockF027
7 in
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
NumBordersF033
3 with 9 patch cornerstones
BordDescF034
Print - 2.5 in; Print 2.25 in; print 2.25 in

Quilt top materials and construction

FabPrintF037
Conversation Prints
Floral
Plaid
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Beige or Tan
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
45 in; 23.25 in
DescBackF043
Print
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Home cut
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Brown
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
.75 in
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
DesignF052d
Baptist fan or elder quilting

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Family
Neighbors
Deason, Jesse Marshall
QuiltedByF055
Family
Neighbors

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Lincolnton
ProvCountyF057b
Lincoln
ProvStateF057d
Georgia (GA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
c.1989
QuiltHistF059
Believed to have been by slaves. Materials made by hand, threads, fabric.
ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Home decoration
Personal enjoyment
QDesignF060b
Bedding, special occasion
PresUseF062
Keepsake/memento

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Old clothes
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
PattSourceF065
Public domain
AddNotesF066
Maker and family gathered to construct quilts

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
None
ContestListF071a
None

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Jackson, Marjorie Perritt
OwnerCityF084
Vero Beach
OwnerCountyF085
Indian River
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32960
SourceInfoF088b
Jackson, Marjorie
DateObtainedF088c
02-05-2011
RelItemsF088a
From mother - DOB 1904 and Aunt - 1898 & 1902

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Marshal, Jesse
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
c.1800's
DeathF100
12-24-1918
EthnicF101
Irish, English, Scottish
EdBkgdF102
State Normal School of the University of Georgia
RelAffF103
Baptist
UniqueF104b
Daniel founded the First Baptist Church in Georgia
OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Appling
BirthplaceStateF098b
Georgia
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

StAddressF105
Cotton plantation
CityF106a
Lincolnton
StateF107
Georgia (GA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Friend
From Relative
Other
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age
WhyQuiltF119
Church
Necessity
Therapy

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

Images

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
ssqassqg00123
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
2
5
2011
CE
photocredit079a1
Richard Kniesly

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
Dot Butler
dateverified
4
9
2012
CE

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