Rose Briar


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-3C

Ownership and Contact Information

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

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Peake, Colleen
MaidenF097b
Mahoney
EthnicF101
Irish Canadian
OccupationF104
Retired Teacher
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1945
BirthplaceCityF098a
New Brunswick
BirthplaceProvF098c
New Brunswick
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1968
EdBkgdF102
University
AddNotesF132
New Brunswick 1945, Alberta 1967
CityF106a
Calgary
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Peake, Eric
EthBkgrndF114
1937, New Brunswick, English
OccupationF115
Retired Scientist
NoChildF116
5
FatherNameF109
Mahoney, John
BplaceF109a
New Brunswick
MotherNameF111
Allison, Rita
BplaceF111a
New Brunswick
EthBkgrndF110
Irish Canadian
EthBkgrndF112
Canadian
NumQuiltsF123
more than 50
OtherSourceMat
Have some, gifts, commissions

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
Guilds - Quilted Mouse, Charity Group
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
From guild or club member
WhenQuiltF118
Age 50 or over
FavesF130
Machine
SellQuiltF127
yes
TeachF129
yes
essay
Called Rose Briar because a piece of china called Rose Briar (Spode) was used to pick the colours for the quilt

Quilt Description and History

description
Baltimore Album
CommSourceF064b
Ellen?
OwnerNameF010
Rose Briar
TopSourceF064
Book
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
OthSourceF063a
Fabric Cottage
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
DateInfoF023f
1995
LocMadeF057a
Calgary
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
DateBegunF023a
1995
DateFinishF023b
1998
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Artwork/wall hanging
QuiltedByF055
Peake, Colleen

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
62 1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
62 1/2"
SizeBlockF027
12 3/4"
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
1" 8 7/8" 7/8"
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
Red
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016
Pencil or pen or marking lines

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
SubjQuiltF025
Baltimore Album Style Quilt
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Sampler of appliqué - #2 Crossed Laurel Spray, #4 Unnamed from an album dated 1852, # 6 Vase of Roses, #8 Wreath of Cherries, 2,6 and 8 Sienkiewicz
BrackmanF011a
#2 - 21.28, #4 - 43.62,#6 - 41.97, #8 - 1.35
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
9
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Batik
Floral

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
Reverse Applique
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
Warm and natural

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
OthQuiltTechF049c
Home machine
DesignF052a
Echo
Grid square
In-the-ditch
Meander/free motion
DesignF052d
Triangle design in one block
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Machine embroidery
LocInscripF022
other
OtherLocInscripF022a
Embroidered on hanging sleeve - Rosebriars Companion, In honor of my Mother Rita Allison Mahoney, Colleen Mahoney Peake, Calgary AB Nov 1998

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Cream
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
NumPiecesF042
Hanging sleeve at top and bottom
FeaturesF053
Stuffed applique, 3-D applique and ruching

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0331
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

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ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
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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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