Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-3C

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Country Heritage Park Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
CHPPC1994.1.01

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
QuiltTitleF009
Log Cabin
OwnerNameF010
Log Cabin
AltNameF011
Log Cabin Streak of Lightning
OverallWidthF12a
60"
OverallLengthF012b
69-1/2"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Cream
Gold
Orange
Red
White
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Dark colors
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
Message
ContInscripF020
2856 Pieces EM Melinda Coe April 15, 1890
DateInscripF020a
April 15, 1890
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
LocInscripF022
on block
OtherLocInscripF022a
8 block down on right side
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
April 15, 1890

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
168
SizeBlockF027
5" x 5"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Rayon
Silk
Other
FabricTypeF036
Other
FabPrintF037
Checked
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Premium type
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Flannel
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
3/8"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
blue
WidthF051a
1/2"
DesignF052a
All-over-design
Echo
Other
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052d
chevron echo all over

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
centers are not red

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Maker Unknown

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
The donor of the quilt was given it by an acquaintance in their cottage area. Donor Mr. & Mrs. Gordon Patterson, Bolton, Ontario
QuiltHistF059
Donated in 1994

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Not described
QDesignF060b
Decorative throw
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern

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
1994.1.01
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

data verification

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File Upload

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Detail Images


DSC03270.JPG
DSC03272.JPG
flannel back
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Additional Records

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