Saddlebag Doll Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-CE

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
87.89.3

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Saddlebag Doll Quilt
AltNameF011
Potholder Doll quilt
BrackmanF011a
3067
OverallWidthF12a
13 1/4 inches
OverallLengthF012b
13 1/4 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DateQuiltF023
1800-1849
DateFinishF023b
circa 1840

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
4
SizeBlockF027
7 x7
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Squares

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Linen
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
4
WidthPiecesF042a
7-71/4 inches square
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
9
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052b
Floral
DesignF052d
chevrons

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Each square constructed separately, then attached to other squares.

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
USA

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Teaching or learning sample

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_87.89.3[13212].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

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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Vis, Virginia
dateverified
9
5
2006
CE

File Upload

ReposFile
DARMuseum-a0a1a3-a_8319.jpg
46-7A-CE-233-DARMuseum-a0a1a3-a_8319.jpg
102256
image/pjpeg

Journal Upload

pbd
DARMuseum-a0a1a3-a

Detail Images

No additional images uploaded

Additional Records

No additional records