Block Sampler


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-B5

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
Mary Barton Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
1988.64.141

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt collector
Author/researcher
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt collector
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Quilt blocks or pieces
TypeObjOtherF008a
Individual quilt blocks stitched to muslin.
OwnerNameF010
Block Sampler
OverallWidthF12a
48.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
66 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
Nineteen
BlockStyleF030a
Sampler

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Described top to bottom. #1,2,3 Hands All Around (846 Rehmel); Old Fashioned Star (4044 b Brackman). 14” block. #4 Wheel of Fortune (2852 a Brackman). 12.5” block. #5 Album; Puzzle; Basket Weave Friendship; Friendship; Five Crosses (2812 Brackman).12” block #6 a&b Nine Patch (1601 A Brackman). 4.5” & 5” blocks. #7 a Eight Point Star variation (2725 b Brackman). #7 b Bowtie (201 Rehmel) #8 Counterpane (Brackman 2021). 2 four patch in center #9 Grandmother’s Pride (Brackman 2413 a). 7” block. #10 Mosaic #9; Water Wheel; Mill Wheel; Old Crow; Fly; Crow’s Foot; Kathy’s Ramble; Fan Mill; Pinwheel (Brackman 1262 a). 8.5” block. #11 Double X #2; Fox & Geese; Crosses & Losses; Bowtie Variation (Brackman 1316 a variation). #12 Postage Stamp; Hit or Miss; Hairpin Catcher (Brackman 2276 A). 7” block. #13 Mosaic #9; Water Wheel; Mill Wheel; Old Crow; Fly; Crow’s Foot: Kathy’s Ramble; Fan Mill; Pinwheel (Brackman 1262 a) #14 LeMoyne Star (Brackman 3735 a). Black & white prints set with pink. 10.5” block. #15 Double Nine Patch; Fundamental Nine Patch; Golden Steps; Single Irish Chain(Brackman 1606 a). #16 Grandmother’s Choice; Shoofly variation (Brackman 1847). 10.5” block. #17 Road to California; Stepping Stones (Brackman 1963). #18 Linton; Sun & Shade (Brackman 1206 a). 11" block #19 Butterfly at the Cross; Algonquin Charm variation (Brackman 1893); Swallow Tail (M. Barton). 14” block.

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Ames
ProvCountyF057b
Story
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Teaching or learning sample
QDesignF060b
Other
PresUseF062
Museum collection
Study or teaching aid

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerStateF086
Iowa (IA)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Image Information

InvenNumF075
1988.64.141.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
9
1994
CE
DigDateF079a
5
29
2008
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Registrar,State Historical Society of Iowa
CopyRestF080c
Registrar,State Historical Society of Iowa
DistribRestF080d
Registrar,State Historical Society of Iowa
DisplayResF080e
Registrar,State Historical Society of Iowa
LicenseF080f
Registrar,State Historical Society of Iowa

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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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Evans, Jodi
dateverified
8
22
2008
CE

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