Basketweave (variation)


Quilt Index Record: 58-99-4E0

Administrative Fields

DateDataF006b
04-20-2013
locationF007f
Connellsville Presbyterian Church 711 South Pittsburgh Street Connellsville PA 15425
OwnerCountyF085
Fayette
OwnerNameF082a
Riedman, Thomas
OwnershipF082
Private
InstProjNameF003a
Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation
InstNameF003
Western Pennsylvania Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
WP.FAY.0043
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
4
20
2013
CE
DigDateF079a
4
20
2013
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation
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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

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Basketweave (variation)
OwnerNameF010
Grandpap's Suits
BrackmanF011a
134 variation
OverallWidthF12a
78.5"
OverallLengthF012b
86.5"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Black
Brown
Gray
OverallColorF14b
Dark colors
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DamageF016
Distortion or shrinkage
OtherDamageF016a
tiny holes in fabric
RepairsF017
Patched with new fabrics

Quilt top and back, materials and contruction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
Other
FabricTypeF036
Other
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
tweeds, herringbone
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no
FabFiberTypesF040
Flannel
ColorBackingF040b
Gray
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
17", 35", 35"
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding, batting, quilting and notes

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrTypeF049a
yarn
ThrColorF049b
pink/green
WidthF051a
4"-4.5" between ties
KnotsF051b
yes

Information sources, quiltmaker's name, provenance, purpose

IdentPersonF006
Blood relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
SourceOtherF006a
Grandson of maker
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
QuiltTopF054
Riedman, Veronica
QuiltedByF055
Reidman, Veronica
LocMadeF057a
Connellsville
ProvCountyF057b
Fayette
ProvStateF057d
Pennsylvania (PA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Made from handmade (tailored) old suits she made for her husband, Max Riedman
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
functional warmth
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Bedding, special occasion
Study or teaching aid

Quilt design and material sources, exhibitions, contests, owner information

OwnerCityF084
Connellsville
OwnerStateF086
Pennsylvania (PA)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
15425
SourceInfoF088b
Thomas C. Riedman
DateObtainedF088c
04-20-2013

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Lucking
GenderF098
Female
DeathF100
c. 1954
EthnicF101
German
RelAffF103
Roman Catholic
SpouseF113
Riedman, Max
OccupationF115
Safety Foreman-Local Frick Mines

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
Pleasure
Therapy
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no

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