Sampler


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-2F8

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
760

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
4/17/1993
interviewerF007e
MB,BH,LL
locationF007f
West Hartford

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Sampler
AltNameF011
Sampler
OverallWidthF12a
77
OverallLengthF012b
88.5
PredomColorsF014
Red
Green
Gold
Cream
DamageF016
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
Damaged, Fragile
DateInscripF020a
1867
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
56
SizeBlockF027
11
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BlockStyleF030a
Sampler

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Floral
Dotted
Solid/plain
Paisley
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is soild, Backing condition is poor, Quilt back is hand pieced

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Front turned to back
poor

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
ecru
NumStitchedF050
8
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Heavy/close quilting, cross hatching

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Very interesting designs. "Union" in center block.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Unknown, Ladies Benevolent Society of the 2nd Baptist Churc

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltHistF059
Yes, information available

Quilt design and materials sources

AddNotesF066
See more information of original data form

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthplaceCityF098a
New London
BirthplaceStateF098b
Connecticut (CT)

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CreditLineF080b
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CopyRestF080c
Sue Reich, Connecticut Quilt Search Project

File Information

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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