Double Peony


Quilt Index Record: 68-104-180

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Pleasant Lake
OwnerStateF086
Indiana (IN)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Indiana State Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Indiana Quilt Registry Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AB164

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
7/25/1987
IfOtherF007d
Maker designed, pieced and appliqued the quilt.
interviewerF007e
MKG
locationF007f
Auburn

Overall Quilt Description

AltNameF011
Double Peony
BrackmanF011a
Brackman
OverallWidthF12a
67"
OverallLengthF012b
78"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
Red
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Dirty
RepairHistF018
Color is good, fibers are strong
TypeInscripF019
Date
Single
ContInscripF020
P70 Anne 86
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
FamDateF023c
1978
DateInfoF023f
1978. Maker was 65 years old when the quilt was made.

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
21 pieced blocks, 21 plain blocks
SizeBlockF027
9.5" x 9.5"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
5", butted, pieced, plain strips

Quilt top materials and construction

FabPrintF037
Floral
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton or polyester blend
NumPiecesF042
3 pieces
WidthPiecesF042a
6", 56", 6"
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
.5"

Quilt batting

BattLoftF048a
Thick
UniqueBattF048b
Unknown batting.

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052b
Wreaths
DesignF052d
Uneven quilting stitches. Shapes outlined. Wreaths and hearts in the plain areas.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Poling, Phyllis G. Ingram
QuiltedByF055
Poling, Phyllis G. Ingram

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Pleasant Lake
ProvCountyF057b
Steuben
ProvStateF057d
Indiana (IN)

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt design and materials sources

OthSourceF063a
Topeka, IN

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
7/1984 WBGU quilt exhibit. Prizes - blue ribbon Steuben Co. Home Extension Comp. Blue Ribbon 1982*

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
There are patterns.

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthplaceCityF098a
Edon
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
BirthDateF099
2/18/1922
EthnicF101
Irish, German
EdBkgdF102
college
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Homemaker
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

MarriageF099b
10/23/1943 in Dillon, SC
SpouseF113
Poling, Walter
NoChildF116
4
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
3

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

FavesF130
One of about 10 lily patterns

Image Information

InvenNumF075
AB-164.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Indiana State Museum

data verification

ReposFile
AB-164.jpg
68-104-180-226-AB-164.jpg
291182
image/jpeg
dateverified
11
6
2015
CE
verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson

File Information

file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for digital humanities and social sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Detail Images

No additional images uploaded

Additional Records

No additional records