Chinese Coins


Quilt Index Record: 16-33-83

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Illinois State Museum
InstInvContrNumF004
1998.152.121
InstInvContrNumF004a
840

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
Chinese Coins
OverallWidthF12a
64
OverallLengthF012b
76
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Gold
Blue or Navy
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
ca. 1908
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1908
OtherDateF023e
Jan Wass, Curator

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Vertical strip
BordDescF034
Single border, wider on top and bottom, butted.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Wool
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
cotton sateen
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
32
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Satin/sateen
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
black
NumStitchedF050
9
NumStitchF051
7
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052b
Fans
Cables
DesignF052c
Other
DesignF052d
Alternating rows of double-line chevrons and five-line cables, and fans in borders.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Kuhns, Elizabeth Yoder Kauffman

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Arthur
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
“Illinois Amish Quilts: Sharing Threads of Tradition.” Springfield, IL. Illinois State Museum.
NamePlaceF067
Illinois Amish Quilts: Sharing Threads of Tradition
LocExhibitF068
Springfield, IL
TypeExhibitF070
Museum
ExpExhibitF070a
Illinois State Museum

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Illinois State Museum

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
See book: Illinois Amish Quilts, pp. 42-43.

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Yoder, Elizabeth
BirthDateF099
1873
MarriageF099b
1920
1894
EthnicF101
Amish
RelAffF103
Amish

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
USA

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Yoder, Henry S.
BplaceF109a
OH
EthBkgrndF110
Amish
MotherNameF111
Miller, Sarah
BplaceF111a
OH
EthBkgrndF112
Amish
SpouseF113
Kuhns, Manasssas
Kauffman, John N.
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
6
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
5

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MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
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