Pomegranate applique


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-171

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
2010.52.1

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Pomegranate applique
BrackmanF011a
46.62
OverallWidthF12a
86 inches
OverallLengthF012b
86 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Navy
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Bright or primary colors
DamageF016
Fading
Fold marks or creases
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
12" x 12"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
SashWidthF032
3"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
Inner border of red 2" wide, Outer border of same navy farci as blocks, 7 3/4 " wide.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF039a
acrylic yarn

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Red
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
26", 26 1/2", 35 1/2"
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
varies
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052b
Cables
DesignF052d
Single cable in sashing, diagonal cross to create a corner block in sashing, multiple line cables in outer border.

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Orientation of blocks varies. Pairs of rows face to center of the quilt.

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Berks County
ProvStateF057d
Pennsylvania (PA)
ProvCountryF057f
USA

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public- DAR Museum
OwnerNameF082a
DAR Museum
OwnerCityF084
Washington, DC
OwnerStateF086
Washington D.C.
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
20006

Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
DAR Museum
CreditLineF080b
DAR Museum
CopyRestF080c
DAR Museum

File Information

function
Image - large display (550 or more 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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Vis, Virginia
dateverified
7
26
2011
CE

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