Chimneysweep


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-9B3

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
2486

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
10/24/1995
interviewerF007e
SF.MM.BT
locationF007f
Massacoh

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Chimneysweep
AltNameF011
Hawaiian-style, Scrap
OverallWidthF12a
86.5
OverallLengthF012b
88
OtherShapeCornerF013c
4 corners mitered
PredomColorsF014
Brown
Blue or Navy
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
TypeInscripF019
Multiple Names
ContInscripF020
Many names
DateInscripF020a
1849,1850,1851
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
41
SizeBlockF027
10 square
SashWidthF032
2.75

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Floral
Dotted
Checked
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is soild, Backing is stained

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
Brown, Ecru, Blue and Light Blue
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Simple quilting

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
With corner blocks

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

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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