Tree of Paradise


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-8DD

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
1932
InstInvContrNumF004a
1932a
IfOtherF007d
great granddaughter
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

History

ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
ca. 1895
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1880
DateInfoF023f
made for wedding of maker's daughter.
QuiltTopF054
Bailey, Great grandmother

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
66 inches
OverallLengthF012b
72.5 inches
SizeBlockF027
13 x 13 inches
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Classification

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Tree of Paradise
AltNameF011
Tree of Life
BrackmanF011a
824
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
12 whole, 4 half

Construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Condition

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
OverallColorF14b
One color/monochromatic
PredomColorsF014
White
Green
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
loosely woven cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
UniqueBindF045a
white
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Machine sewn

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
5
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052d
Quilted in the ditch around pieces and crosshatched in background.

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
1932a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
7
24
2004
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Quilts of Tennessee
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Tennessee State Library and Archives
DistribRestF080d
Contact Tennessee State Library and Archives
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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
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