Bow ties


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-24

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
01-10-2015
locationF007f
AB QSS
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mirdoch, Julie
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Unknown

Quilt Maker's Information

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Owner received in estate of Rosemarie Novadale. They were her Mother's (Connie - last name unknown). They came to Alberta from Winnipeg, Manitoba

Quilt Description and History

description
Bow ties with purple sashing - tied
OwnerNameF010
Bow ties
ProvenanceF058a
Owner received in estate of Rosemarie Novadale

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
ExhibitListF067a
Anitque Quilt Display - Dalemead Quilt Guild Quilt Show 2014
RelItemsF088a
Received in estate from landlady - Rosemarie Novadale. These were originally owned by her mother Connie, came from Manitoba.

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
62"
OverallLengthF012b
71"
SizeBlockF027
4 1/2" square
BindWidthF047a
Top and bottom 1/2 - 1", sides are 2 1/2"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Cream
Red
DamageF016
Discoloration or dyes ran
Disintegration of fabric
Distortion or shrinkage
Fading
Stains
Tears or holes
Uneven batting
OtherDamageF016a
some rayon fabric has disintegrated
RepairsF017
Tear or hole sewn together

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
AltNameF011
Necktie, peekhole
BrackmanF011a
2533
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
95, 1/2 blocks - 8
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

OtherSpaceF029a
the effect of sashing from 188 setting triangles and 20 1/4 triangles
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Rayon
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
Other
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Novelty
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
twill

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
MatUsedF048
Wool
UniqueBattF048b
Clumpy

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
Tied or tufted
MethodInscripF021
Ink
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Label - Antique Bow-ties, origin unknown, given to me by Rosemarie Novadale, owned by Julie Mirdoch

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Purple
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
The quilt was probably made in the 50's but there are some rayon fabrics dating at 1928 Blocks are hand pieced but set by machine

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0307
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ImageTypeF076
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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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