London Square


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-29

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
74.44

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
London Square
AltNameF011
Ocean Wave, Corn and Beans
BrackmanF011a
3164
OverallWidthF12a
76 3/4 inches
OverallLengthF012b
87 1/4 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Black
Orange
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
1860-1889

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
72
SizeBlockF027
9 1/2 x 9 1/2
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Squares

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
31 1/2, 30 3/4, 14
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

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

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
7
DesignF052a
Outline
Grid square
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052d
Hearts

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Block consists of one triangle with a light triangle at the opposite corner with center diagonal of smaller half square triangles.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Hubbell, Emily Adams

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Wilton
ProvStateF057d
Connecticut (CT)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
See also DAR 74.42 and 78.51 for other quilts by same maker.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

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

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthDateF099
3/13/1836
DeathF100
01/??/1887

Image Information

InvenNumF075
DARMuseum_74.44[11853].jpg
ImageConF075a
Full view of quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
DAR Museum
CreditLineF080b
DAR Museum
CopyRestF080c
DAR Museum
DistribRestF080d
DAR Museum
DisplayResF080e
DAR Museum
LicenseF080f
DAR Museum

File 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

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Vis, Virginia
dateverified
9
15
2009
CE

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