The orange quilt


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-1A

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
11-21-2015
locationF007f
Symon's Valley United Church
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Sheila Heinrich
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Kohlert, Hilda
MaidenF097b
Mass
EthnicF101
Canadian - German Russian
OccupationF104
Homemaker
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1914
BirthplaceCityF098a
Lemberg
BirthplaceProvF098c
Saskatchewan
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1940's
DeathF100
2000
EdBkgdF102
Elementary
AddNotesF132
Lemberg, Saskatchewan
CityF106a
Lemberg
ProvF107a
Saskatchewan
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Ernest Kohlert
EthBkgrndF114
1910
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
5
FatherNameF109
Johanne Masse
BplaceF109a
Kostopol, Russia
MotherNameF111
Maria Leier
BplaceF111a
Kostopol, Russia
EthBkgrndF110
German
EthBkgrndF112
German
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
OtherSourceMat
owner has one

Quilt Maker's Information

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
FavesF130
Hand and machine, hand quilting was done in her lap
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Noted for her lavish meals

Quilt Description and History

description
Polyester - four rows of pieced blocks
OwnerNameF010
The orange quilt
SourceMatF063
Other
OthSourceF063a
Commercial - possibly color remnants
IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Owner's husband's maternal Aunt
AcquiredF058
Gift
ProvenanceF058a
Wedding present
DateInfoF023f
1970's
LocMadeF057a
Lemberg
ProvProvF057e
Saskatchewan
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
FamDateF023c
1981
ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Kohlert, Hilda

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
64"
OverallLengthF012b
85 1/2"
SizeBlockF027
15" square
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Green
Orange
Red
Turquoise or Teal
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Open seams
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Other
OtherDamageF016a
pilling of polyester

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Harvest Sun Variation
BrackmanF011a
3344 variation
NumBlockF026
18
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Polyester
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Double knit

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Polyester

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
4
NumStitchF051
3
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052d
motif follows block pattern

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Orange
FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Double knit polyester
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0298
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
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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