Double Pyramid


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2F3

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.0891
InstInvContrNumF004a
MSC 025

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Double Pyramid
DateDataF006b
9/9/1985
QuiltTopF054
Sherwood, Martha
QuiltedByF055
Sherwood, Martha
OthPeopleF056IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt
LocMadeF057a
Holly
ProvCountyF057b
Oakland
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
ca 1860

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Holly
CountyF106
Oakland
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Wade
EnviroF104c
Rural
OccupationF104
Dairy farmer
MarriageF099bSpouseF113

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
71"
OverallLengthF012b
83"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
OtherRepairsF017a
Mended on back
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
30 pieced,
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
4" APPLIQUED
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
3

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Outline/Ditch

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

ExhibitListF067a
African American Quilt, Flint, MI, 1980, Whaley House

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Debra McDade Stuff
OwnerCityF084
Ann Arbor
OwnerCountyF085
Washtenaw
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
DateObtainedF088c
9/9/1985
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
This is from the Mary Schafer collection #25 and was sold at auction October 18, 1998 at the Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild's Show. Price $500.00
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
17
2007
CE

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt

Image Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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
InvenNumF075
85.891
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

Associators

Owner_Associator
1E-127-F

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