Variation Whig Rose or Rose of Sharon?


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-B53

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Heritage Quilt Study Group of Sharlot Hall Museum, Prescott, Arizona
InstInvContrNumF004
HQD001
DateDataF006b
9/16/1993
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
83"
OverallLengthF012b
87"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Green
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Discoloration or dyes ran
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
c1860

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Variation Whig Rose or Rose of Sharon?
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
20" x 20.25"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
10.5"; buds and pointed scallops, appliqued. Multiple borders, butted. Fabric used same as in quilt.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners of the binding are butted. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
0.25"
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
No filler shows, commerically made batt, debris is visible.
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltedByF055
Miller, Rebecca Humes
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
8
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
DesignF052d
.25" inside. Quilting stitches are even.
FeaturesF053
Quality and design excellent; significance possible post civil war

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
4 pieces of muslin
WidthPiecesF042a
20.5" x 84"; 24.75" x 84"; 26.5" x 84"; 3.45" x 84"
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Nancy W McGinnis
ProvenanceF058a
This quilt came to Arizona in 1991. It was inherited from mother in 1989. 1st owner Margaret Stevens (1860's-1916); 2nd owner Nelle Rice, daughter (1916-1949); 3rd owner Margaret Wickham, granddaughter (1949-1989); present owner Nancy McGinnis, great-granddaughter (1989- ).
QuiltTopF054
Miller, Rebecca Humes
or Stevens, Margaret Anne Miller
OthPeopleF056
Probably with help from mother, grandmother and 3 aunts
BirthDateF099
9/5/1845
DeathF100
12/28/1916 in Delaware Co, OH

Quilt maker Personal Information

BirthplaceCityF098a
Ohio County
BirthplaceStateF098b
Virginia (VA)
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quilt Personal Quilting History

AddNotesF132
The quiltmaker lived in Ohio Co, VA (1845-1852); Delaware Co, OH (1852-1916)

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Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
6
2016

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
function
Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
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image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvCountyF057b
Probably Delaware
ProvStateF057d
Ohio (OH)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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