Diagonal Bricks in Bars


Quilt Index Record: 16-33-8B

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Illinois State Museum
InstInvContrNumF004
1998.152.129
InstInvContrNumF004a
717

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
stepson
DateDataF006b
c. 1988
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Diagonal Bricks in Bars
OverallWidthF12a
73
OverallLengthF012b
85
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Pink
Beige or Tan
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Tears or holes
Stains
Wear to edge or binding
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
ca. 1925
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1925
OtherDateF023e
Jan Wass, Curator

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Vertical strip
BordDescF034
Bars on sides serve as border, different fabric used as border on top and bottom, butted corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
sateen, twill, and broadcloth
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
22
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Machine sewn
Home cut
Straight grain
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
blue
NumStitchedF050
8
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid diamond
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052d
Diamond grid in pieced bars, and double pumpkin seed in plain bars and borders.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Kauffman, Sarah Yoder Beachy

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Arthur
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
Given to her stepson, Jeff Kauffman.

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

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, p. ii.

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Yoder, Sarah M.
BirthDateF099
1874 ?
MarriageF099b
1924
ca. 1890-1920
DeathF100
1939
EthnicF101
Amish
RelAffF103
Amish

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
USA

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Yoder, Daniel
BplaceF109a
IN
EthBkgrndF110
Amish
MotherNameF111
Miller, Magdalena
BplaceF111a
OH
EthBkgrndF112
Amish
SpouseF113
Kauffman, Gideon
Beachy, Elias S.
OccupationF115
farmer

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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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