President's Wreath


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-9D9

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
2524

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
10/24/1995
interviewerF007e
MB.EOL
locationF007f
Polly Hall/Massacoh

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
President's Wreath
OverallWidthF12a
85
OverallLengthF012b
85
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
2 corners mitered, 2 corners butted
PredomColorsF014
Orange
Green
Brown
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
DamageF016
Stains
Fading
OtherDamageF016a
Damaged
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
16.5 square
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
Solid border, Border same as top, 8

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Linen
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is soild, Soiled, Quilt back is hand pieced

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Good

Quilt batting

BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
Ecru
NumStitchedF050
8-9
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
Simple quilting, Border quilting similiar to the rest of the quilt, Hearts

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Possible fugitive red to brown, chrome orange centers to the flowers

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased

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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