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Liliuokalani's Fans and Kahilis

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4-1-1

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Hawaiian Quilt Research Project

Who documented this quilt?

Hawaiian Quilt Research Project; Washington Place Collection

Hawaiian Quilt Research Project Number:

1

Person filling out this form is:

Quilt owner

When was the form filled out?

11-Aug-90

If you are the quilt owner, how did you acquire this quilt?

Purchased the quilt

This is a:

Finished quilt

Owner's name for quilt:

Liliuokalani's Fans and Kahilis

How wide is the quilt?

97-1/4

How long is the quilt?

96-1/2"

Shape of corners:

Rounded

What color(s) is the quilt?

Red; White

Overall color scheme:

Two color

Notes on condition, damage, or repairs:

Sleeve attached. Some hairs from batting are coming through the fabric. 3rd quadrant- long (4") pinkish stain, upper right corner.

Time period:

1930-1949

Family/owner's date for quilt:

ca. 1943

Describe the quilt's layout:

Wholecloth

Fiber type(s) used to make the quilt top:

Cotton

Fabric type(s) used to make the quilt top:

Other

Fabric styles used in the quilt top:

Solid/plain

Describe the fibers or fabrics in the quilt top:

Plain weave

Applique techniques used to make the quilt top:

Hand Applique

Materials used to make the back:

Cotton

What color(s) is the back of the quilt?

White

Number of pieces of fabric in the quilt back:

3

Width of pieces on the back:

31 1/2; 33; 32 1/4

Describe the back:

Same fabric used throughout; Solid/plain

Materials used in the quilt binding:

Cotton

Fabric structure of the binding:

Plain weave

How is the binding made?

Other

What kind of filling is used in the quilt?

Other

Quilting techniques used:

Hand quilting

Color of thread used in the quilting:

White

Number of quilting stitches per inch, place 1:

6

Width between quilting lines (in inches):

3/4

Quilting designs used, overall motifs:

Echo

Features or notes about the quilt's appearance, materials, or construction:

Checked both "back folded to front" and "Even edged toward each other."

Quilt top made by:

Quinn, Therese Kaaimalani Isaacs Kapiko

Quilted by:

Quinn, Therese Kaaimalani Isaacs Kapiko

Where the quilt was made, city:

Honolulu; Oahu Island

Where the quilt was made, state:

Hawaii (HI)

Where the quilt was made, country:

United States

Quilt owner's city:

Honolulu; Oahu Island

Quilt owner's state:

Hawaii (HI)

Quilt owner's country:

United States

Access and copyright information:

Restricted

Copyright holder:

Hawaiian Quilt Research Project

Cite this Quilt

Quinn, Therese Kaaimalani Isaacs Kapik. Liliuokalani's Fans and Kahilis. 1930-1949. From Hawaiian Quilt Research Project, Hawaiian Quilt Research Project; Washington Place Collection. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=4-1-1. Accessed: 12/04/22