HMH Material Culture Collection - Hawaiian Quilt - 82.9.S3

Title

HMH Material Culture Collection - Hawaiian Quilt - 82.9.S3

Description

Hawaiian Quilt, red, white and blue flag quilt, cotton fabric with crown, two warriors, and name "Nani Ahiahi" in center. Figures are done in gold cotton fabric with embroidered faces. Quilting follows the pattern in the center and in parallel lines on the stripes.

It needs repair/tear near the binding.

Smith Family Collection.

Date

before 1918

Contributor

Made before 1918 and belonged to Mrs. J. P. Erdman (Marion Dillingham). Given to the Society by her daughters, Mrs. Edward A. O'Neill (Louise Erdman), Mrs. Ronald K. Von Holt (Dorthy Erdman), Mrs. Joseph Campbell (Jean Erdman), and Mrs. Thomas N. Fairbanks, Jr. (Marjorie Erdman).

HQRP #826

Information provided by Mrs. E. A O'Neill

Acquired from Mrs. O'Neill, Mrs. Von Holt, Mrs. Campbell, and Mrs. Fairbanks

Rev. Lowell Smith Family

Rights

If you would like permission to publish or reproduce this material, please send your requests to archives@missionhouses.org

Format

W-80 L-80 inches
image/jpeg

Type

image

Files

82.9.S3.JPG

Citation

“HMH Material Culture Collection - Hawaiian Quilt - 82.9.S3,” Hawaiian Mission Houses Digital Archive, accessed September 22, 2021, https://hmha.missionhouses.org/items/show/13518.

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