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Star of Bethlehem

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QUILT INDEX RECORD

62-187-106

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Black Diaspora Quilt History Project

Who documented this quilt?

Black Diaspora Quilt History Project; Great Lakes African American Quilters Network; Michigan Quilt Project

Documentation Project Number:

GLAAQN-326150A

This is a:

Finished quilt

Names for quilt's pattern in common use:

Star of Bethlehem

Shape of edge:

Straight

What color is the quilt?

Black; Green; Red; Yellow

Overall color scheme:

Multicolor

Describe the quilt's layout:

Medallion or framed center

Where the quilt was made, city:

Farmington Hills

Where the quilt was made, county:

Oakland

Where the quilt was made, state:

Michigan (MI)

Where the quilt was made, country:

United States

Where did the maker find their pattern?

Traditional pattern variation

Quilt top made by:

Bains, Ernestine

Quilted by:

Bains, Ernestine

Quilt owner's name:

Bains, Ernestine

Person filling out this form is:

Quilt owner; Quiltmaker

How was this quilt acquired?

Made by owner

Ownership of this quilt is:

Private

Quilt owner's city:

Farmington Hills

Quilt owner's county:

Oakland

Quilt owner's state:

Michigan (MI)

Quilt owner's country:

United States

Access and copyright information:

Restricted

Copyright holder:

Ernestine Bains, all rights reserved

When was the form filled out?

2023-10-14

Where was the quilt documentation day held?

GLAAQN October 2023 meeting, Livonia, Michigan

Who photographed the quilt?

Mark A. Harris

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Cite this Quilt

Bains, Ernestin. Star of Bethlehem. From Black Diaspora Quilt History Project, Black Diaspora Quilt History Project; Great Lakes African American Quilters Network; Michigan Quilt Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=62-187-106. Accessed: 06/25/24

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