Signature Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-3AD

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1346

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Signature Quilt
AltNameF011
Album block, Chimney Sweep, Christian Cross
BrackmanF011a
3266
QuiltTopF054
Pettibone, Anna
QuiltedByF055
Pettibone, Anna
OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
LocMadeF057a
Armada
ProvCountyF057b
Macomb
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateBegunF023a
1800
DateFinishF023b
c1850

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Armada
CountyF106
Macomb
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Lathrop
EnviroF104cMarriageF099bSpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117WhenQuiltF118WhyQuiltF119

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
78
OverallLengthF012b
80
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Very good/almost new
ContInscripF020
Each block is signed and dated. Could be birthdates.
DateInscripF020a
1824,1826,1827,1837,1794,1797,1813
MethodInscripF021
Ink
LocInscripF022
on block
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
49
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
1 1/2"
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

BordDescF034
1 1/2", 2 1/2"
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Chintz
FabPrintF037ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
16
NumStitchF051
17
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052bDesignF052c

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064ExhibitListF067a
Michigan Quilts: A Celebration of 150 Years of Textile Tradition, East Lansing, MI, September 12-November 1, 1987, Kresge Art Museum, MSU
RelItemsF088a
Michigan Quilts, figure 13. p. 25

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mrs. Richard N. Kieppe
OwnerCityF084
Venice
OwnerCountyF085
Sarasota
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
ProvenanceF058a
Daughter-in-law Nora Pettibone, granddaughter Lois Pettibone Simmons, and great-granddaughter Shirley Simmons Kieppe
ReposFile
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1E-3D-3AD-234-MichiganMSUMuseum-a0a3v1-a_8092.jpg
64347
image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007bDamageF016RepairsF017ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
PartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image 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
InvenNumF075
85.1346
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
photocredit079a1
Peter Glendinning
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

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