Paradise Tree


Quilt Index Record: 5A-9B-2A3

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Royal Alberta Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Alberta Heritage Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AHQP 1-0313
InstInvContrNumF004a
HP 5785

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
03-18-1993
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
locationF007f
Calgary

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Paradise Tree
AltNameF011
Pine Tree, Tree of Life
OverallWidthF12a
58 inches
OverallLengthF012b
73 inches
PredomColorsF014
Green
Lavender
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Dirty
OtherDamageF016a
worn
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
c.1920
DateInfoF023f
Quiltmaker born c.1877 and died c.1963

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
18
SizeBlockF027
12 x 12 inches
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
innermost: 1 inch wide pieced printed fabric outermost: 1.5 inch wide off white pieced border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
Home cut
Straight grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Stewart, Florence A. Phillips

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Burnaby
ProvProvF057e
British Columbia
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Passed through family from quilter to great granddaughter.
QuiltHistF059
Donated to Heritage Park

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Heritage Park
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Phillips
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
08-22-1877
DeathF100
11-01-1963

Quiltmaker Family history

OccupationF115
Ran a sawmill
NoChildF116
8

Image Information

InvenNumF075
AHQP 1-0313
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Royal Alberta Museum
CopyRestF080c
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
DistribRestF080d
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
DisplayResF080e
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
LicenseF080f
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176

File Information

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Image -- master
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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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verifiedby
Niki Pasini
dateverified
7
13
2014
CE

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