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Quilt Index Record: 18-36-1E4

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPC-112
InstInvContrNumF004a
C-112

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
6-8-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Checkers
BrackmanF011a
1051
OverallWidthF12a
100 inches
OverallLengthF012b
105 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
T-cutout
ShapeCornersF013b
T-cutout
PredomColorsF014
Green
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1800-1849

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
Twelve
SizeBlockF027
16 inches square
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
NumBlockPatF030
One
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Sawtooth

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Linen
Wool
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Wool

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Linen
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
Five
DesignF052a
Grid square
DesignF052d
A different design is quilted in each square.

Quilt provenance

QuiltHistF059
The owner's mother-in- law collected antiques and this quilt was part of her collection.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPC-112.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
6
8
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
6
9
2008
CE

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
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image
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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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