Dresden Plate Variation


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-907

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SVA150027
DateDataF006b
04-18-2015
locationF007f
Sierra Vista Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Dresden Plate Variation
OverallWidthF12a
73.25 inches
OverallLengthF012b
89.25 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Scalloped
ShapeCornersF013b
Scalloped
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Red
OtherColorF014c
Yellow, Off white
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
Dark brown disintegrating. Back: 2 patches
RepairHistF018
Well-loved.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Var. of Dresden Plate
BrackmanF011a
3488a
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
inches
NumBordersF033
None
BordDescF034
Pieced borders all sides same as quilt

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Novelty
Plaid
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
12 stitches per inch
NumStitchF051
12 stitches per inch
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Other
DesignF052d
Other quilt designs: outlines, circles

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
89x32.5 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Carol Sue Gross
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Acquired in 1963 - family present handed down
DateObtainedF088c
1963
RelItemsF088a
Maker's name: Grama Parish
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
c. 1880's

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
12
3
2015
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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IMG_0027(3).JPG

Additional Records

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