Tree of Life


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-35

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Country Heritage Park Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
CHPPC1979.175.01

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Author/researcher
SourceOtherF006a
Judy Lyons, on behalf of Country Heritage Park
DateDataF006b
March 2013
interviewerF007e
David Nattress
locationF007f
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, ON

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Tree of Life
AltNameF011
Patchwork (squares and 1/s sq triangles)
OverallWidthF12a
63"
OverallLengthF012b
72"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
squared
PredomColorsF014
Turquoise or Teal
White
Yellow
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Double Pink
Indigo Blue
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Dirty
Fold marks or creases
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
4th quarter 19th century
OtherExDateF023d
4th quarter 19th century
OtherDateF023e
J Lyons
DateInfoF023f
note given when quilt donated

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
12"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
3
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout
Squares
Triangles

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Conversation Prints
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
26"; 29", 10"
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
6-7
NumStitchF051
6-7
WidthF051a
1/2"
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
Clamshell

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Mrs. John McCullock, Cambelford, ON

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Cambellford
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Note says -Made by Mrs. John Mccullock of Campbellford Approx 100 years old handed down from grandmother to daughter Mrs. Stephens to her daughter Mrs. Wannamaker (handed down at time of marriage)

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Wedding
QDesignF060b
Bedding, special occasion
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Traditional pattern variation
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Original to maker
OthPattSourceF065a
overall double clamshell

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Country Heritage Park (Country Heritage Agricultural Society)
OwnerCityF084
Milton
OwnerProvinceF086a
Ontario
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada
OwnerZipF087
L9T 2Y3
SourceInfoF088b
J Lyons
DateObtainedF088c
March 2013

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Made by:Mrs. John Mccullock, Cambelford Donated by: Percy Wannamaker, Hamilton, Ontario

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CityF106a
Campbellford
ProvF107a
Ontario
CountryF108
Canada

Image Information

InvenNumF075
1979.175.01
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
3
2013
CE
photocredit079a1
J Lyons
DigDateF079a
3
2013
CE

File Information

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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