Eight Pointed Star


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-46C

Page 1

InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-116
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
9/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Houghton
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
The quiltowner's grandson will inherit the quilt.
QuiltTopF054
Bedell- Curtis, Martha
DateFinishF023b
Late 1800's
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
BirthplaceCityF098a
Mooers
BirthplaceStateF098b
New York (NY)
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
ProvCountyF057b
Clinton County
LocMadeF057a
Mooers
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Page 2

RelAffF103
Yes, she was the pastor's wife.
MarriageF099b
The quiltmaker was married.
SpouseF113
Curtis, Enoch
OccupationF115
He was a pastor.
NoChildF116
Two
RelItemsF088a
Yes, there are photographs.
AltNameF011
Eight Pointed Star

Page 3

OverallLengthF012b
77 1/2"
OverallWidthF12a
75 1/2"
NumBlockF026
25
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
PredomColorsF014
Green
Pink
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
BordDescF034
This border's fabric is figured and the corners are butted.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Print
NumPiecesF042
The back is seamed.
WidthPiecesF042a
30"
ColorBackingF040b
Green

Page 4

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
UniqueBindF045a
The corners are butted.
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
12
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
The quilt stitches are even.
OtherRepairsF017a
This quilt was repaired.

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. Rights and Access

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
American Folk Art Museum
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University and Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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