Chinese Lanterns


Quilt Index Record: 4D-85-7A

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
University of Rhode Island
InstProjNameF003a
Rhode Island Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
119

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Friend of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
05/15/1992
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Chinese Lanterns
OverallWidthF12a
111 inches
OverallLengthF012b
92 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Scalloped
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
PredomColorsF014
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Bright or primary colors
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
RepairHistF018
Never washed or used
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1930s

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SubjQuiltF025
Lanterns
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
5
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Pieced outer border made of ice cream cone shapes in different fabrics.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Feedsack
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Print
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
roller printed
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
muslin
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Hand sewn

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
No filling

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
6 per inch
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Star pattern

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
fabric scraps from old aprons and dresses

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Haupt, Charlotte
QuiltedByF055
Haupt, Charlotte

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Providence
ProvStateF057d
Rhode Island (RI)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Owner purchased quilt from an old friend when friend was selling her house and belongings to move into retirement community.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Not described
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Keepsake/memento

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Old clothes
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerStateF086
Rhode Island (RI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
A letter from quiltmaker to current owner, images of quiltmaker spanning several years

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Haupt
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
05/01/1899
EthnicF101
German
EdBkgdF102
Master's Degree from Columbia Univeristy, 1936
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Nurse
BirthplaceCityF098a
Providence
BirthplaceStateF098b
Rhode Island
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Urban

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Haupt, George E.
BplaceF109a
Germany
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Haupt, Marion Jennie Louise Pierce
BplaceF111a
Dresden, Germany
EthBkgrndF112
German

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
yes
PriceF128
Unknown
TeachF129
no

Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
OtherSourceF077a
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
5
15
1992
CE
photocredit079a1
RIQDP
DigDateF079a
4
2
2009
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Linda Welters
CreditLineF080b
Linda Welters
CopyRestF080c
Linda Welters, 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
7
7
2009
CE

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