Wholecloth


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

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Royal Alberta Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Royal Alberta Museum Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
H85.599.1

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Daughter of quiltmaker

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Wholecloth
OverallWidthF12a
172 cm
OverallLengthF012b
191 cm
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
One color/monochromatic
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Dirty
Stains
Tears or holes
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
c. 1924 Related to Daughter's birthdate

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Wholecloth
SizeBlockF027
cm square

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Other blends
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Nylon

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Nylon
ColorBackingF040b
Green
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
84.4 cm, 90.6 cm
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Wool
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Green
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
5
WidthF051a
11.3 cm
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Flur de lis

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Millar, J. F.
QuiltedByF055
Millar, J. F.

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Bentley
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Gift

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Other
OthSourceF063a
Wool was obtained from local farmer near Bentley, AB. Fabric purchased in Lacombe, AB.
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Royal Alberta Museum
OwnerCityF084
Edmonton
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada
OwnerZipF087
T5N0M6

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
c. 1941
BirthplaceProvF098c
Ontario
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
Canada

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Ran a dress-making shop before being married, was a dress-maker.

Image Information

InvenNumF075
H85.599.1
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
photocredit079a1
Lucie Heins
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Royal Alberta Museum
CreditLineF080b
Lucie Heins
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

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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

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