Grandmother's Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 4D-85-2EC

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
University of Rhode Island
InstProjNameF003a
Rhode Island Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
734

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
04/30/1994
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
Participated in design of the quilt
IfQmakerF007a
Quilted or tied the top
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
Other

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Grandmother's Flower Garden
OverallWidthF12a
82 inches
OverallLengthF012b
88 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Other
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
Edge of hexagon
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Edge of hexagon
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Bright or primary colors
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
early 1930s

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
156
SpacingF029
Separated by pieced pattern sashing
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Multiple scrap
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
English template Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Ewell, Ethel B.
QuiltedByF055
Trottier, Marion

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Hyde Park
ProvStateF057d
Massachusetts (MA)
ProvCountryF057f
United Nations
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt was inherited by owner as a top only, owner then backed and quilted the top herself in the 1990s.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Home decoration
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
PattSourceF065
Public domain

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
OtherSourceF077a
slide
SourceSizeF078
4" x 6"
DateF079
4
30
1994
CE
photocredit079a1
RIQDP
DigDateF079a
4
23
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

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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
3
7
2010
CE

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