MAGIC CIRCLE


Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-9F2

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
40599

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
December 5, 1992
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt collector
interviewerF007e
JONI HOFFMAN, Key by: KMU
locationF007f
SPENCER

Overall Quilt Description

AltNameF011
MAGIC CIRCLE
BrackmanF011a
1429A, p. 169
OverallWidthF12a
82
OverallLengthF012b
83.25
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Butted
PredomColorsF014
White
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Pencil or pen or marking lines
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
filling/batting visible
TypeInscripF019
Other
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
OtherExDateF023d
1905

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
190
SizeBlockF027
8 X 8
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
No sashing
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Variety of fabrics, Pieced border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Floral
Striped
Solid/plain
Geometric
UniqueF037b
Muslin, Percale, Chambray, Calico, Gingham
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
Muslin
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Other
UniqueBattF048b
POLYESTER

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1.5, 2
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052b
Other

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced back, even stitching

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
1970

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Sewing scraps

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnerCountyF085
TYLER
OwnerStateF086
West Virginia (WV)

Quiltmaker personal information

EdBkgdF102
Unknown

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

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

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