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QUILT INDEX RECORD

17-13-1914

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Connecticut Quilt Search

Who documented this quilt?

Connecticut Quilt Search Project

Where was the quilt documentation day held?

Easton

Connecticut Quilt Search Documentation Project Number:

2050

When was the form filled out?

11/12/1994

Who helped you fill out the form?

JP,SR

This is a:

Finished quilt

Owner's name for quilt:

Star of Bethlehem

Names for quilt's pattern in common use:

Scrap

How wide is the quilt?

74

How long is the quilt?

89

Overall color scheme:

Multicolor

Quilt's condition:

Good/moderate use

Describe the repairs:

Repaired

Time period:

1901-1929

Number of quilt blocks:

30

Size of quilt blocks:

12.50

Arrangement of quilt blocks:

Straight

Sashing width:

2.50

Fiber types used to make the quilt top:

Cotton; Other synthetic

Fabric styles used in the quilt top:

Floral; Solid/plain; Striped

Piecing techniques used to make the quilt top:

Hand Piecing

Materials used to make the back:

Cotton

Description of the back:

Backing fabric print is soild, Backing is faded

How is the binding made?

Back turned to front

What kind of filling is used in the quilt?

Cannot tell

How are the layers held together?

Hand quilting

Color of thread used in the quilting:

black heavy thread

Number of quilting stitches per inch, place 1:

4

Quilting designs used, overall motifs:

Grid square

Describe the quilting designs used:

Simple quilting

Where the quilt was made, country:

United States

Describe the source of the pattern:

Malone

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    Access and copyright information:

    Restricted

    Copyright holder:

    Connecticut Quilt Search Project

    Cite this Quilt

    Star of Bethlehem. 1901-1929. From Connecticut Quilt Search, Connecticut Quilt Search Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=17-13-1914. Accessed: 02/07/23

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