Experiment with Gold Leaf


Quilt Index Record: 1C-3B-188

General Information

InstNameF003
National Quilt Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Footies
InstInvContrNumF004
F2012.03.20
InstInvContrNumF004a
273
QuiltTitleF009
Experiment with Gold Leaf
DateFinishF023b
01-08-2007
DateDataF006b
08-06-2012
OverallWidthF12a
12 1/2 in
OverallLengthF012b
12 1/2 in

Materials & Techniques

ThrTypeF049a
possibly cotton embroidery floss
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Print
Striped
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
UniqueF038h
glue
ConstrucF038g
Attachments (beading, charms, buttons, etc)
UniqueF039a
beads, trinkets, buttons, gold leaf, copper leaf, some kind of feather or brush fibers
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
Message
ContInscripF020
written on lower right back in gold: "X's, DMc 1-18-07"
DateInscripF020a
01-18-2007
LocInscripF022
on back

Overall description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
TypeObjOtherF008a
footie
AltNameF011
art quilt
PredomColorsF014
Black
Gold
Orange
Red
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor

Quilt maker

QuiltTopF054
Dorris Jane McManis
QuiltedByF055
Dorris Jane McManis
CityF106a
St. Louis
StateF107
Missouri (MO)

Quilt image upload

ReposFile
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1C-3B-188-224-20_Experiment_With_Gold_Leaf.jpg
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image/jpeg

Data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Carly Dannenmueller
dateverified
7
22
2015
CE

Quilt description top and back

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025

Condition and Damage

OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Quilt ownership and provenance

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
National Quilt Museum
OwnerCityF084
Paducah
OwnerStateF086
Kentucky (KY)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
42001
LocMadeF057a
St. Louis
ProvStateF057d
Missouri (MO)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt pattern and material sources. Contests and Exhibit history.

PresUseF062
Museum collection

Quiltmaker's personal information

CountryF108
United States
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
01-04-1948
DeathF100
01-26-2010

Permissions

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
National Quilt Museum
CreditLineF080b
National Quilt Museum
LicenseF080f
National Quilt Museum
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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