Dove at the Window


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A2A

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150053
DateDataF006b
04-11-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Dove at the Window
OverallWidthF12a
67 inches
OverallLengthF012b
82 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Other
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
2 corners at diagonals rounded but not the other two.
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
One rounded, two straight, one cut diagonally
OverallColorF14b
Two color
PredomColorsF014
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Wear to edge or binding
OtherRepairsF017a
Darned with cotton thread
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Dove at the Window
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Dove at the Window
OwnerNameF010
Cat's Cradle, Double Pyramids, Harrison Rose
BrackmanF011a
1700
NumBlockF026
18 at 10 x 10 inches, 10 at .50 blocks and 4 at .25 blocks
SizeBlockF027
10 x 10 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Bands or horizontal strippy (in horizontal rows separated by plain horizontal bars)
NumBlockPatF030
1 block
SashWidthF032
Plain sashing measuring 3.25 inches
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
The first border measures 1.50 inches on the top and 2 inches on the bottom & sides. The second border is 3.50 inches uniformly.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltedByF055
Roberts, Emmeline Adair
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
Cream
NumStitchedF050
8 per inch
NumStitchF051
9 per inch
WidthF051a
1 per inch on the parallel lines and 1.5 per inch on the grid
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052d
Parallel lines are quilted in the border. Cross hatch is quilted in the sashing.
FeaturesF053
The back of the quilt is made with muslin.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
33.50 x 83 inches and 33 x 83 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Phyllis Maxine Joyce
OwnerCityF084
Queen Valley
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
From my mother, Maxine Phyllis (Roberts) Myers
SourceInfoF088b
Phyllis Maxine Joyce
QuiltTopF054
Roberts, Emmeline Rebeca (Adair)
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
01-30-1861
MarriageF099b
12-10-1880
DeathF100
01-21-1938
RelAffF103
EUB

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker
SpouseF113
Roberts, Thomas Harbaugh
NoChildF116
8
NoFemF116a
2
NoMaleF116b
6

Quilt Personal Quilting History

NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
AddNotesF132
Emmeline raised her son Carl Logan Roberts daughter Maxine Phyllis (Roberts) Myers after her mothers death in 1921.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
5
2
2016
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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Additional Records

No additional records