Grandmother's Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-0

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
10-25-2015
locationF007f
ABQSS
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Duffy, Noell
OwnerCityF084
Chestermere
OwnerProvinceF086a
AB
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Unknown

Quilt Description and History

description
Grandmother's Flower Garden - Pieced
OwnerNameF010
Grandmother's Flower Garden
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Gift to owner from Julie Middoch, Julie purchased at a garage sale

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
81.5 in
OverallLengthF012b
104 in
SizeBlockF027
7 in x 8 in, 1.5 in x 1.75 in
ShapeEdgeF013
Other
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
hexagonal and pentagonal
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
hexagon

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Lavender
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Discoloration or dyes ran
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
Yellowing of white

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Grandmother's Flower Garden
BrackmanF011a
160K
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
NumBlockF026
137
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

SpacingF029
Separated by pieced pattern sashing
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Floral
Paisley
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
plain weave solid green stamped with diamond pattern

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/no separate binding

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
4
NumStitchF051
6
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Outline

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Cream
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
Most fabrics from 1930-1940. One fabric appers to be early 1950's

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstProjNameF003a
Dalemead Guild - Chestemere
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0120
verify
yes
verifiedby
Katherine Murray
dateverified
11
9
2015
CE

. Auto-enter fields

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ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
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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

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