Dresden plate


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-32

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
01-19-2016
locationF007f
Quilted Mouse
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Lallier, Maureen
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
MacFarlane, Katherine
MaidenF097b
Forbes
EthnicF101
Scottish
OccupationF104
Housewife
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
circa 1908
BirthplaceCityF098a
Essex County
BirthplaceProvF098c
Ontario
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
circa 1927
DeathF100
1980's
EdBkgdF102
High School
AddNotesF132
St Thomas, Ontario 1930's, Wallaceburg, Ontario 1940's
CityF106a
Wallaceburg
ProvF107a
Ontario
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
MacFarlane, Henry
EthBkgrndF114
1907, Ontario, Scottish
OccupationF115
Policeman
NoChildF116
3
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Maureen has them

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
Group with the Catholic Church
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 20-29
FavesF130
Machine Hand quilting with frame on horses
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Quilted with a group

Quilt Description and History

description
Dresden Plate
OwnerNameF010
Dresden plate
TopSourceF064
Newspaper
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Grandmother
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
OtherExDateF023d
1940's
OtherDateF023e
Jennifer Hill - Through the Winds of Time - Alberta's Heritage Quilts TTW-73
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
OtherF060a
Personal use

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Group at Catholic Church
ExhibitListF067a
Heritage Park, Festival of Quilts, Quilt Canada, Through the Winds of Time: Alberta's Heritage Quilts TTW - 72

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
70 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
80 1/2"
SizeBlockF027
16" square
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
3 1/4"
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Cream
Pink
OtherColorF014c
Multi
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DamageF016
Stains
Uneven batting

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Dresden plate, Friendship Ring, Aster
BrackmanF011a
3488 A variation
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout
NumBlockF026
20
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Print

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
7
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052d
Concentric Circles

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Cream
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
Has been very carefully kept, lovely!

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0321
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
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file_format
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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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