INDIAN WEDDING RING


Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-7FB

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
40081

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
ELEANOR RINEHART, DAUGHTER IN LAW
DateDataF006b
June 13, 1992
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
interviewerF007e
MARTHA OFFUTT, Key by: GB
locationF007f
PARKERSBURG

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
INDIAN WEDDING RING
AltNameF011
INDIAN WEDDING, PICKLE DISH -
BrackmanF011a
305, p. 41A
OverallWidthF12a
69.75
OverallLengthF012b
87
ShapeEdgeF013
Rounded
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Butted
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
TypeInscripF019
Other
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1931
OtherExDateF023d
1930

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
70
SizeBlockF027
10.25 X 10.25
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
No sashing
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Same fabric for all

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Striped
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Solid/plain
Geometric
Novelty
UniqueF037b
Muslin, Percale, Calico
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
Hand Piecing, Machine Piecing
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
PaperF038i
no

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn, Machine sewn
Bias grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
9
NumStitchF051
8
WidthF051a
1, 0.5, 0.75
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
Single parallel lines
Outline

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
even stitching

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
RINEHART, MARY L

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
LEACHTOWN
ProvCountyF057b
WOOD
ProvStateF057d
West Virginia (WV)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
1972

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
Teaching or learning sample
Gift or presentation
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Sewing scraps
AddNotesF066
Pg 1: Quiltmaker's education: Other - self enrichment classes Name for quilt pattern: Pickle Dish Pg 2: Made most quilts - all her life Pattern ID: Indian Wedding Ring

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Photographs, Scrapbook, Sewing tools related to the quiltmaker

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
DEAN
BirthDateF099
February 13, 1912
MarriageF099b
December 18, 1931
EthnicF101
GERMAN
EdBkgdF102
High School
RelAffF103
PROTESTANT
OccupationF104
HOMEMAKER
BirthplaceCityF098a
COALGROVE
BirthplaceStateF098b
Ohio (OH)
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
RINEHART, CECIL B
EthBkgrndF114
GERMAN
OccupationF115
CARPENTER
NoChildF116
1
NoMaleF116b
1

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

WhenQuiltF118
Age 20-29
OtherF119a
Quiltmaker learned to quilt from: MOTHER

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
30
SellQuiltF127
no
FavesF130
Place to quilt: DINING RM, Favorite pattern: INDIAN WEDDING RING, Type of frame: WOODEN
AddNotesF132
Husband's birth year: 1907, Husband's birthplace: WILLIAMSTOWN WV, Husband's date of death: year: 1991, Husband's burialplace: LEACHTOWN WV, Quiltmaker's church: BAPTIST

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CreditLineF080b
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CopyRestF080c
West Virginia Department of Archives and History

File Information

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Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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