Pine Tree Variation


Quilt Index Record: 5A-9B-31

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Royal Alberta Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Royal Alberta Museum Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
H88.50.1

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Pine Tree Variation
AltNameF011
Tree of Life, Tree of Paradise
OverallWidthF12a
160 cm
OverallLengthF012b
200 cm
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
White
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Dirty
Fading
Open seams
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
Other
OtherDamageF016a
Yellowed
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateBegunF023a
c. 1900's
FamDateF023c
c. 1900's

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
32
SizeBlockF027
26 cm square
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
BlockStyleF030a
Squares

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
81.7 cm, 84.3 cm
DescBackF043
Hand sewn
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
7
WidthF051a
2 cm
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Clamshell
Single parallel lines

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Bruner (Tyrrell), Bertha
Tyrrell, Isabelle

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Quilt made in USA, brought to Alberta in 1909.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Traditional pattern variation
PattSourceF065
Public domain

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

MaidenF097b
Tyrrell
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
c. 1882
MarriageF099b
c. 1906
DeathF100
c. 1975
BirthplaceCityF098a
Danvill
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
Canada

Image Information

InvenNumF075
H88.50.1
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
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