Sugar Loaf


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-6D5

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPT-53
InstInvContrNumF004a
T-53

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-30-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Sugar Loaf
OwnerNameF010
Triangles
BrackmanF011a
204
OverallWidthF12a
66.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
87 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
Orange
Pink
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Chrome Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
FamDateF023c
1840-1860

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
18
SizeBlockF027
11.5 inch triangles
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBlockPatF030
One
BlockStyleF030a
Triangles
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Plain

Quilt top materials and construction

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

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Coarse fabric
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052a
All-over-design
DesignF052d
Chevron

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Baber, Mary E.
QuiltedByF055
Baber, Mary

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

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

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
4-22-1834
MarriageF099b
1861
DeathF100
July 1890
BirthplaceCityF098a
Carlisle
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Baber, Mr.
NoChildF116
One

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPT-53.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
30
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
23
2008
CE

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
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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