Delectable Mountains variation


Quilt Index Record: 59-9A-B3

Quilt Owner

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Hout Bay Museum
OwnerCityF084
Hout Bay
OwnerProvinceF086a
Western Cape
OwnerCountryF086b
South Africa
OwnerZipF087
7872
AccessF080
Restricted

Quilt top

BrackmanF011a
3987 variation
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
2.320 cm
OverallLengthF012b
2.100 cm
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
White
OverallColorF14b
Two color
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Appliquéd flowers between sawtooths.
FiberTypesF035
Cotton

Binding, condition, inscriptions, back

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
c1850
FeaturesF053
Cottons in red and white. Red faded a little. Lightly quilted. One border appliquéd the wrong way! Beautifully pieced and appliquéd. Further details in close-ups.

Provenance

InstNameF003
South Africa Quilt History Project (SAQHP)
InstProjNameF003a
Hout Bay Museum; South African Quilters' Guild - National Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
SAQHP 11.0015
QuiltTitleF009
Delectable Mountains variation
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Donated by great granddaughter, Betty Wenzel
ProvCountryF057f
United States

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2011
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8-9. Quiltmaker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Schuler, Betty

Housekeeping fields

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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