Conventional Flower


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-B0

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
2001.66.2

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Conventional Flower
AltNameF011
Floral Applique, Benson/Roberts Family Quilt
BrackmanF011a
37.913
OverallWidthF12a
100 inches
OverallLengthF012b
78.5 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Yellow
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
1850-1875

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
56
SizeBlockF027
8 x 8
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
5 1/2 inches wide white cotton with mitered corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
12
NumStitchF051
15
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
Outline
DesignF052b
Cables

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltedByF055
Roberts, Anna Maria Hickman

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Middletown
ProvStateF057d
Delaware (DE)
ProvCountryF057f
USA

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_2001.66.2[11749].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
9
6
2006
CE

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