Album


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2F5

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.0893
InstInvContrNumF004a
MSC 002

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Album
AltNameF011
Chimney Sweep
DateDataF006b
9/9/1985
QuiltTopF054QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt
LocMadeF057a
Essexville
ProvCountyF057b
Bay
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateBegunF023a
c1900
DateFinishF023b
c1975

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

PresUseF062
Museum collection
CityF106a
Essexville
CountyF106
Bay
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MarriageF099bSpouseF113

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
83"
OverallLengthF012b
94.25"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
25 whole, 5 half
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
OtherSpaceF029a
Zigzag

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
5.75" on ends, plain muslin; 3 3/8" on sides, plain muslin
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
3

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Polyester
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Outline/Ditch, Scroll

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

ExhibitListF067a
Mary Schafer Quilt Exhibit, Flint, MI, July 11-13, 18-20, 25-27, 1980, Whaley House; This quilt has been on display at different times by Mary Schafer

Page 7-Owner Information

SourceOtherF006a
Museum employee
OwnershipF082
Public- Michigan State University Museum
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
DateObtainedF088c
9/9/1985
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Mary Schafer purchased the top, added borders and had it quilted.
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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

OtherSourceMat
Book, Mary Schafer and Her Quilts by Marston and Cunningham; Michigan State University Museum, 1990.

Image Information

function
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
85.893
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
photocredit079a1
KEVA
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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