Mosaic Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-9B

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
86.122.2

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Mosaic Quilt
AltNameF011
Garden Walk
BrackmanF011a
160L
OverallWidthF12a
98 1/2 inches
OverallLengthF012b
94 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Brown
Green
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
ca. 1860-70

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Printed floral fabric around outside edge, 4 inches wide.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Silk
Cotton
Wool
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Other Piecing
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

ColorBackingF040b
Brown
NumPiecesF042
5
WidthPiecesF042a
22 1/2, 22 1/2, 23 1/2, 23, 3
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
blue, red ,brown, white
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
7
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052c
Parallel lines

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Amis, Katherine Foxhall

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Fauquier
ProvStateF057d
Virginia (VA)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
See also DAR 86.122.1 for quilt from same donor.

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

Image Information

InvenNumF075
DARMuseum_86.122.2[13162].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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Vis, Virginia
dateverified
8
29
2006
CE

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