Kansas Troubles


Quilt Index Record: 16-33-34

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Illinois State Museum
InstInvContrNumF004
1998.152.49
InstInvContrNumF004a
741

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
c. 1988
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Kansas Troubles
BrackmanF011a
1270 (LAC #210)
OverallWidthF12a
70
OverallLengthF012b
76
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Gray
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
RepairHistF018
Old repair by machine darning.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
c.1930
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1930
OtherDateF023e
Jan Wass, Curator

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
10
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Triangles
Squares
BordDescF034
Double border, butted.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
chambray
ColorBackingF040b
Green
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
24
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
7
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Double parallel lines
DesignF052b
Feathering
Vines
DesignF052d
Double parallel lines in pieced blocks, feathered bands forming a cross in plain squares, rope and diamond in inner border, feathered vines in outer border.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Gingerich, Anna Mast

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Arthur
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Illinois State Museum

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Mast, Anna
BirthDateF099
1904
MarriageF099b
1937?
EthnicF101
Amish
RelAffF103
Amish

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
USA

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Mast, David
BplaceF109a
OH
EthBkgrndF110
Amish
MotherNameF111
Yoder, Sarah
BplaceF111a
IA
EthBkgrndF112
Amish
SpouseF113
Gingerich, John D.
OccupationF115
farmer

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
See 1992.152.47, .48, .50.

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