Bowties


Quilt Index Record: 4D-85-14E

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
University of Rhode Island
InstProjNameF003a
Rhode Island Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
323

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
09/19/1992
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Other

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Bowties
AltNameF011
"Necktie" "Magic Circle"
OverallWidthF12a
56 inches
OverallLengthF012b
84 1/2 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Indigo Blue
OverallColorF14b
Dark colors
Two color
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated
DateQuiltF023
Timespan
OtherExDateF023d
1830-1950
DateInfoF023f
Brackman, Barbara. Clues in the Calico A Guide to Identifying and Dating Antique Quilts. Charlottesville, Va: Howell Press, 1989; 166.

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
247
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Squares

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Geometric
Floral
Dotted
Conversation Prints
Checked
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Other
ProvenanceF058a
Owner found quilt in her mother's attic.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Not described
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerStateF086
Rhode Island (RI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
OtherSourceF077a
slide
SourceSizeF078
4" x 6"
DateF079
9
19
1992
CE
photocredit079a1
RIQDP
DigDateF079a
4
9
2009
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Linda Welters
CreditLineF080b
Linda Welters
CopyRestF080c
Linda Welters, Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design, University of Rhode Island
DistribRestF080d
Linda Welters
DisplayResF080e
Linda Welters
LicenseF080f
Linda Welters

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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
StillImage

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Welters, Linda
dateverified
8
6
2009
CE

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