Star of Hope


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-9EC

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150098
InstInvContrNumF004a
3099/3
DateDataF006b
05-07-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Star of Hope
OverallWidthF12a
65.75 inches
OverallLengthF012b
88 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Green
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
Chrome Green
Claret or Wine
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
White fabrics have yellowed or greyed
ContInscripF020
Ink Number 227 in corner on back of quilt.
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Star of Hope
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Star of Hope
OwnerNameF010
Triple Star
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
21.50 x 21.25 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
1

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Home cut
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
12 stitches per inch
NumStitchF051
12 stitches per inch
WidthF051a
.75 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
Single parallel lines
FeaturesF053
The source for the blocks was Jinny Beyer Page 278 #4.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
5
WidthPiecesF042a
10.50x80, 24.50x90.50, 25x90.50, 10x7.25, 9.50x10 inches
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Arizona Historical Society
OwnerCityF084
Tucson, Arizona
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85719
ProvenanceF058a
Received at the museum as a donation in 1962
SourceInfoF088b
Donor
DateObtainedF088c
1962
RelItemsF088a
Other objects & textiles from same donor.

Quilt Personal Quilting History

OtherSourceMat
See AHS Museum Library

Image Upload

InvenNumF075
AHS 3099/3
ReposFile
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67-EC-9EC-226-TUC150098.AHS.1_01.JPG
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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Detail 3
TUC150098.AHS.4_01.JPG
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
27
2016
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

OwnerEmail
ldjones@azhs.gov
LocMadeF057a
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


TUC150098.AHS.2_01.JPG
TUC150098.AHS.3_01.JPG
TUC150098.AHS.4_01.JPG

Additional Records

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