Dutchman's Puzzle


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-D80

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
86.1666

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Dutchman's Puzzle
DateDataF006b
10/18/1986
QuiltTopF054
Treece, Margaret Fay
QuiltedByF055
Treece, Margaret Fay
OthPeopleF056
Old quilt blocks, maker unknown.
LocMadeF057a
Constantine
ProvCountyF057b
St. Joseph
ProvStateF057d
Michigan (MI)
DateBegunF023a
1910
DateFinishF023b
1985

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Constantine
CountyF106
St. Joseph
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Gerst
BirthDateF099
12/26/1943
EnviroF104cEdBkgdF102
High school, 1 year college
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
housewife
FatherNameF109
Gerst, Howard
EthBkgrndF110
German English
MotherNameF111
Gerst, Viriginia Fay Grimm
EthBkgrndF112
German English
MarriageF099b
10/18/196
SpouseF113
Treece, Gerald Wayne
EthBkgrndF114
Scotch Irish Indian
OccupationF115
Hardware Manager, General Motors Sapup.
NoChildF116
4
NoMaleF116b
4
WhenQuiltF118
Age 30-39
WhyQuiltF119NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
yes
PriceF128
$90-$120
TeachF129
no
NameGroupF120
Central Christian Church Quilters
LocGroupF121
Elkhart, IN
SpecialGroupF122
Birthday parties for members.

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
63"
OverallLengthF012b
78"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Very good/almost new
TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
4 1/4", 1 1/2", 2 1/4"
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton or polyester blend
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052cDesignF052d
Outline/Ditch

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Margaret F. Treece
OwnerCityF084
Constantine
OwnerCountyF085
St. Joseph
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
11
14
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
DateObtainedF088c
10/18/1986
DamageF016RepairsF017ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

PartDesF007cPattSourceF065FavesF130
Like any expecially appliqued

Image Information

function
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
86.1666
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
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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