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Title Lone Star Quilt
Object Name Quilt
Catalog Number 2011.191.1
Lexicon Category 2: Building Furnishings
Lexicon Sub-category Bedding
Description Lone Star Quilt made by Minnie Alice (Young) Sutton (1872-1951) of Wayne County, KY, ca. 1920. The predominant colors are red, navy, pink, and black in solids, a gingham check, and stripes. The edges of the quilt are unbound. The quilt is hand-pieced and quilted, and the quilting averages seven stitches per inch.
Made Sutton, Minnie Alice (Young) (1872-1951)
Place of Origin Wayne County, KY
Used Kentucky
Material Fabric
Artist Sutton, Minnie Alice (Young), 1872-1951
Role Artist Quiltmaker
Search Terms Quilting
Quilts and Quilting
Subjects Quilting --Kentucky
Quilting --Patterns.
Date 1920
Year Range From 1910
Year Range To 1930
Caption Lone Star Quilt made by Minnie Alice (Young) Sutton
Number of Images 5
Dimensions H-80 W-67 inches
Dimension type 1
Dimension Details Center star diameter: 55.25"
Corner stars diameter: 11.25"
Height (in) 80
Width (in) 67