Lone Star


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-994

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
QRC160007
DateDataF006b
03-14-2016
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Lone Star
OverallWidthF12a
80 inches
OverallLengthF012b
92 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Lavender
White
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
back has stains
RepairHistF018
Good, very little use
TypeInscripF019
Single
ContInscripF020
Label made/added by granddaughter, Ferne Zabezensky based on personal knowledge/observation.
DateInscripF020a
c. 1950
MethodInscripF021
Ink
LocInscripF022
on back
OtherLocInscripF022a
label on back, lower left
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateBegunF023a
c. 1950
DateFinishF023b
c. 1950
SourceMatF063
Feed or flour sacks

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Lone Star
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Diamond
NumBlockF026
8
BlockStyleF030a
Diamonds
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
OtherSpaceF029a
4 corner squares, 4-.1/2 square triangles

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

QuiltedByF055
Bridge, Anna
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6-8
WidthF051a
1 inch
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
Outline
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Interlocking circles

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
1
WidthPiecesF042a
80 x 92 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Ferne Zabezensky
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Acquired 1959. Inherited from quilt maker son
SourceInfoF088b
Zabezensky, Ferne Bridge
DateObtainedF088c
03-14-2016
RelItemsF088a

QuiltTopF054
Bridge, Anna
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
10-14-1887
MarriageF099b
06-01-1911
DeathF100
04-15-1963
EthnicF101
Caucasian of German Ancestry
RelAffF103
Church of the Brethern

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker, taught elementary school before marriage
BirthplaceCityF098a
Pulaski Co.
BirthplaceStateF098b
Indiana
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
MaidenF097b
Bowsher
FatherNameF109
Bowsher, William
BplaceF109a
Marion Co., Ohio
EthBkgrndF110
caucasian
MotherNameF111
Freeman, Phoebe
BplaceF111a
Marion Co., Ohio
EthBkgrndF112
caucasian
SpouseF113
Bridge, Lloyd
EthBkgrndF114
caucasian
NoChildF116
5
NoMaleF116b
5
LearnedToQuiltF117
From guild or club member
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Church
Gifts
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
more than 50
SellQuiltF127
yes
PriceF128
Mainly paid for doing the quilting ($0.01/inch of thread used)
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
Hand quilting on a quilt frame. Lone Star, Grandmother's Flower Garden, Dresden Plate, Double Wedding Ring. Often wrote a poem to give with gifted quilts.
CustomsF131
Made a twin quilt every 2 weeks or double in 2-3 weeks; used cardboard (cereal boxes) for cutting out pieces; quilt frame in front of living room window looking out on road
AddNotesF132
Made many quilts given through church relief society and neighbors after fire; & tornado damage loss. Made quilt for each of her 5 sons / daughter-in-laws and 16 grandchildren

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
3
14
2017
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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