Tree of Life


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-B36

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
2874

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
6/1/1996
interviewerF007e
DC,SR,CWM
locationF007f
Mohawk-Cornwall

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Tree of Life
OverallWidthF12a
61
OverallLengthF012b
79
PredomColorsF014
White
Beige or Tan
Green
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
12
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
BordDescF034
Solid border, Single border, Pieced border, 5, Mitered border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

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

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
good

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white, green, red
NumStitchedF050
8
DesignF052a
Grid diamond
Grid/crosshatch
Outline
DesignF052d
Heavy/close quilting, Border quilting similiar to the rest of the quilt

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
6, 12, Tan triangles originally red.

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt design and materials sources

OthTopSourceF064a
Rehmel #29

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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