Dutchmen's Puzzle


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A89

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
PCQ160024
DateDataF006b
01-29-2016
locationF007f
Pebble Creek, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Dutchmen's Puzzle
OverallWidthF12a
85 inches
OverallLengthF012b
83 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Turquoise or Teal
OtherColorF014c
Off-White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Dirty
Fold marks or creases
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
Back: Stains, Tears, Binding threads broken, Pencil-Pen marks, Wear to edge and Frayed
TypeInscripF019
Date
Multiple Names
Place
ContInscripF020
Quilted by Gradma Minnie Schellhamer 1964 New Tripoli, Penna. For Louise and Ike Fils. Ink, Attached with white label and decorative stitches. "Wedding gift from Grandma"
LocInscripF022
on back
OtherLocInscripF022a
Lower Left
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateFinishF023b
c. 1940's
FamDateF023c
c. 1964
OtherDateF023e
Committee. Many feedsacks in quilt
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
1339A Dutchman's Puzzle (1889 Pattern in Brackman's)
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Dutchman's Puzzle
BrackmanF011a
1339A
NumBlockF026
25
SizeBlockF027
10 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
4 1/4 x 10 1/4 width, 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches= cornerstones inner and outer, fabric same as quilt.
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Borders on all sides, plain fabric same as quilt

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Feedsack
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Bias grain
Commercial
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Blanket or flannel
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Schellhamer, Minnie
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1 inch
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
Other
DesignF052b
Cables
Floral
Vines

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3, Muslin
WidthPiecesF042a
13 x 83, 24 1/2 x 82, 34 x 83 inches
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Louise Fills
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
c. 1964, As a wedding gift.
SourceInfoF088b
Owner
DateObtainedF088c
02-12-2016
QuiltTopF054
Schellhamer, Minnie
GenderF098
Female

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Heidelberg Township
BirthplaceStateF098b
Pennsylvania
FatherNameF109
Metzger
NoChildF116
3
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
2
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Ladies Aid Society
LocGroupF121
Ebeneezer Evangelical and Reformed
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

Image Upload

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Detail 4
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
6
10
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

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