Dresden Plate with Butterfly


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-240C

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
09.0097

Page 1

QuiltTitleF009
Dresden Plate with Butterfly
BrackmanF011a
3327
DateDataF006b
3/31/2008
QuiltTopF054
Unknown, Maker
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
DateFinishF023b
c1940

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

PresUseF062
Study or teaching aid

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
60"
OverallLengthF012b
80 1/2"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
Pink
Purple
Red
Yellow
White
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
15 1/2" x 15 1/2"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Machine Applique
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Hand embroidered blanket stitch with black embroidery floss
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
5
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
Outline in plates and around butterflies. Pumpkin seeds between butterflies and plates Outline around blocks.

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Beth Kolodziej Donaldson
OwnerCityF084
Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
DateObtainedF088c
3/31/2008
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased at a guild meeting from a member who was selling off quilts from a friend's estate.
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Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Image cannot be copied without permission

Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
7
29
2010
CE

Image 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
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
photocredit079a1
Pearl Yee Wong
HolderF080a
MSU Board of Trustees
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of MSU Museum
DistribRestF080d
Image cannot be distributed without permission
DisplayResF080e
Image cannot be displayed without permission
LicenseF080f
Image cannot be licensed without permission

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Owner_Associator
1E-127-7

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