Pineapple Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 16-33-101

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Illinois State Museum
InstInvContrNumF004
1977.22 (746509)

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
TypeObjOtherF008a
Doll quilt
OwnerNameF010
Pineapple Log Cabin
OverallWidthF12a
16 1/2
OverallLengthF012b
16 1/2
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Beige or Tan
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
ca. 1870
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1870-80
OtherDateF023e
Jan Wass, Curator

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
1
SizeBlockF027
16 1/2
BordDescF034
None.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
UniqueF038h
All hand sewn.

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Red
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
red, tan, white, gray
NumStitchedF050
6
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
DesignF052d
Parallel lines in octagon.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Harmon, Hannah (Anna) Russell

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Mt. Carmel
ProvCountyF057b
Wabash
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
Made by Hannah for her daughter, Agnes, b. 1862.

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Doll quilt/toy

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Illinois State Museum

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Russell, Hannah
BirthDateF099
ca. 1843 IL
MarriageF099b
1860 IL
DeathF100
1921 IL

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
USA

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Russell, Abraham
BplaceF109a
MA
MotherNameF111
Russell, Hannah
BplaceF111a
IL
SpouseF113
Harmon, William
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
3
NoFemF116a
2
NoMaleF116b
1

Image Information

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Illinois State Museum

File Information

function
Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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