Oriental Splendor


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-242

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPD-75
InstInvContrNumF004a
D-75

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
6-1-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Oriental Splendor
BrackmanF011a
266a
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Brown
Blue or Navy
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
120
SizeBlockF027
9.5 inch triangle
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
One
BlockStyleF030a
Triangles
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Print

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Machine sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
Seven
DesignF052a
Outline

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Triangle blocks are set with stars at the intersections.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
New, Flora Markland
QuiltedByF055
New, Flora

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Richland Township
ProvCountyF057b
Story
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Maker made many quilts of this pattern.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Markland
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1865
DeathF100
1947
OccupationF104
Farmer
BirthplaceCityF098a
Richland Township
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Story
CityF106a
Richland Township
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
New, William E.
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
Three

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPD-75.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
6
1
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
6
11
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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