Bow Tie


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-3B

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Country Heritage Park Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
CHPPC1981.116.13

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
QuiltTitleF009
Bow Tie
OwnerNameF010
Bow Tie
AltNameF011
Bow Tie
OverallWidthF12a
55"
OverallLengthF012b
70"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
Green
Lavender
Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Dirty
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Stains
Uneven batting
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateInfoF023f
Donated by: Estate of Colton Thomas, Etobicoke, ON

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
35
SizeBlockF027
8" x 8"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Quilt top materials and construction

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

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
feedbags
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
4+
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Another quilt
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
UniqueBattF048b
a pattern can be seen when held up

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1/2"
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052b
Fans
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Only straight line on diagonal on top and on back you can see that plus overall fan, some outline

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Maker Unknown

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Etobicoke
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Donated by: Estate of Colton Thomas, Etobicoke, ON

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
PattSourceF065
Public domain

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

Image Information

InvenNumF075
1981.116.13
ImageConF075a
quilt
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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Detail Images


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front close up
DSC03182.JPG
back close up
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feed bags across bottom
64-E6-3B-back.jpg

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