Tumbling blocks


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-30B

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Florida Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQA LMFL - 74

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Niece of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
07-19-2008
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Tumbling blocks
OverallWidthF12a
77"
OverallLengthF012b
74"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Lavender
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Wear to edge or binding
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SubjQuiltF025
Multi
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Diamonds
BordDescF034
plain lavendar

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Red
NumPiecesF042
3
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
In-the-ditch

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Brinkman, Minnie
QuiltedByF055
Brinkman, Minne

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Hillside Twp
ProvCountyF057b
Cook
ProvStateF057d
Illinois (IL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Liked to reminice about what materials came from
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
liked to give away
PresUseF062
Other
OthPresUseF062a
stored

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Dorothy Millies
OwnerCityF084
Oviedo
OwnerCountyF085
Seminole
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32765
SourceInfoF088b
Owner
DateObtainedF088c
07-19-2008

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Battermann
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
unknown
EthnicF101
German
EdBkgdF102
prochial school
RelAffF103
Lutheran
OccupationF104
farmer

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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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
David Kuhn
dateverified
7
1
2012
CE

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