Old Blocks Expanded


Quilt Index Record: 1C-3B-123

General Information

InstNameF003
National Quilt Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Paul D. Pilgrim Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
PT1997.05.19
QuiltTitleF009
Old Blocks Expanded
DateFinishF023b
1993
OverallWidthF12a
55.500 inches
OverallLengthF012b
55.500 inches

Overall description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt

Quilt maker

QuiltTopF054
Pilgrim, Paul D.
QuiltedByF055
Fisher, Toni

Quilt image upload

ReposFile
MAQS-a0a1d0-a_13734.jpg
1C-3B-123-224-MAQS-a0a1d0-a_13734.jpg
83192
image/pjpeg
pbd
MAQS-a0a1d0-a

Data verification

verify
yes

Quilt description top and back

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999

Condition and Damage

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Quilt ownership and provenance

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
National Quilt Museum (Museum of the American Quilter's Society)
OwnerCityF084
Paducah
OwnerStateF086
Kentucky (KY)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
42001
DateObtainedF088c
2007
LocMadeF057a
Oakland
ProvStateF057d
California (CA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
The Paul Pilgrim quilts were donated by his partner, Gerald E. Roy, after Paul's death in 1996.

Quilt pattern and material sources. Contests and Exhibit history.

PresUseF062
Museum collection

Quiltmaker's personal information

GenderF098
Male
DeathF100
1996
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker's quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
OtherF119a
Paul learned to sew from from an aunt on his mother's side. His paternal grandmother, Sara Laura Shipman (Pilgrim) was an experienced quiltmaker, and Paul became interested in quilts through her.

Information sources

IfOtherF007d
From NQM (MAQS) collections database

Image Information

ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
function
Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg

Permissions

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
MAQS
CreditLineF080b
National Quilt Museum (Museum of the American Quilter's Society)
LicenseF080f
NQM (MAQS)
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

Detail Images

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