Blazing Star-8 Pointed Star in between


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-5B6

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
S107
DateDataF006b
10/17/1987
locationF007f
Safford
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
78"
OverallLengthF012b
84"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Gray
Green
Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Moderate wear
SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
OthSourceF063a
Sewing and clothing scraps. Carded cotton for batting.

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
OwnerNameF010
Blazing Star-8 Pointed Star in between
NumBlockF026
8-8 point stars, 9-Blazing stars
MedallionF031
27" (size of large blazing star)
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
1.75" Muslin weight, Plain strips, borders on sides only.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Novelty
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are butted, back being wider than front. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Machine sewn
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
Seeds are visible in the batting. The batting is homemade.
BattLoftF048a
Medium
QuiltedByF055
Marshall, Rhoda Ann
Lines, Thelma
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052d
Outline of pieced shapes. Geo. designed.
FeaturesF053
Quilt has typical depression-era fabrics and unusual pattern placement.

Quilt Back

OtherFabF040a
Muslin weight
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Lines, Zada V.
RelItemsF088a
Pictures of quiltmaker
QuiltTopF054
Marshall, Rhoda Ann
Lines, Thelma
GenderF098
Female
DeathF100
Feb. 1944

Quilt maker Personal Information

CountryF108
United States

Quilt Personal Quilting History

AddNotesF132
Rhoda was brought to AZ from Manassa, CO on stretcher due to very bad rheumatism.
OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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dateverified
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2015
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Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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image
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jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for digital humanities and social sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
SourceOtherF006a
Owner is Thelma's daughter. Rhoda is Thelma's mother.

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