Oriental Tulip


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-5C8

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPO-26
InstInvContrNumF004a
O-26

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-16-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Oriental Tulip
BrackmanF011a
286
OverallWidthF12a
69.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
86.25 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Pink
Lavender
Green
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DamageF016
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1925-1940

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
18
SizeBlockF027
16 inches high
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBlockPatF030
Two
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Plain

Quilt top materials and construction

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

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052b
Floral

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Lambeth, Nellie Belle Robbins
QuiltedByF055
Lambeth, Nellie Belle Robbins

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Colo
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

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
Robbins
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
9-5-1875
MarriageF099b
5-5-1897
DeathF100
7-21-1955
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Teacher, homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Denison
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CityF106a
Colo
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Robbins, Harmon
MotherNameF111
Robbins, Sue Parvis
SpouseF113
Lambeth, Herbert F.
NoChildF116
7

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPO-26.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
16
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
14
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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