Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-D13

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Heritage Quilt Study Group of Sharlot Hall Museum, Prescott, Arizona
InstInvContrNumF004
HQD153
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
77.75"
OverallLengthF012b
80"
ShapeEdgeF013
Scalloped
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Red
Blue
Yellow
Green
Orange
Purple
White
Black
Brown
Gray
Navy
Tan
Pink
Gold
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Fading
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
OtherExDateF023d
early 1930's
DateInfoF023f
During the 1930's
OthSourceF063a
various

Specific Description

ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
OtherSpaceF029a
Circles
BordDescF034
No borders

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Floral
Geometric
Checked
Plaid
Striped
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight; small and medium florals; small geometrics; small checks. White cotton thread. Wedding ring.
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
Commercial
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
0.25"
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
Filler shows. Commercially made batt. No debris is visible.
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltedByF055
Pinkerton, Fannie Mildred (Colthar)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
9
DesignF052a
Echo
Outline
DesignF052d
Quilting stitches are even.

Quilt Back

NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
32.5" x 80"; 32.5" x 80"; 14.75" x 60.5"; 14.25" x 16.5"
DescBackF043
Different fabrics

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnerNameF082a
Iona Pinkerton
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was a gift from the maker in 1939 in Fort Collins, CO, as a wedding gift. This quilt came to Arizona in 1958. Prior owners of the quilt were: Iona Juanite Wylie Pinderton, 3/12/1939; Mildred Pinkerton (maker) 1930's.
QuiltTopF054
Pinkerton, Fannie Mildred (Colthar)
BirthDateF099
10/6/1890
DeathF100
5/15/1960 in Fort Collins, Co

Quilt maker Personal Information

BirthplaceCityF098a
Pawnee
BirthplaceStateF098b
Nebraska (NE)
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
OtherF119a
She learned to quilt in the 1920's. The quiltmaker pieced and quilted. The maker made other quilts.
AddNotesF132
The quiltmaker lived in: Pawnee, NE, 1890-1921; Berthold, CO, 1921-1934; Fort Collins, CO, 1934-1960.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
5
3
2017

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
function
Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
file_medium
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

LocMadeF057a
Fort Collin
ProvStateF057d
Colorado (CO)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
Wedding
OtherF060a
Wedding gift for son (Keith) and his wife (Iona)

Detail Images


HQD153a.jpg

Additional Records

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