Oregon Trail - Carlie Sexton, Solomon's Puzzle


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-8

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
11-01-2015
locationF007f
ABQSS
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Tomlinson, Heather
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
AB
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Unknown

Quilt Description and History

description
Pink and white drunkard's path with white alternate blocks
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased from an antique dealer in Vancouver, BC

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
67"
OverallLengthF012b
82"
SizeBlockF027
12" x 12" / 12" x 10 1/2"
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Pink
White
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
Wear to edge or binding
Other
OtherDamageF016a
pink migration, yellowing of white

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Oregon Trail - Carlie Sexton, Solomon's Puzzle
BrackmanF011a
1462
NumBlockF026
15 drunkard's, 15 white, 1/2 blocks 11 drunkard's, 11 white, 1/4 blocks, 2 drunkard's 2 white
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Other
UniqueBindF045a
Faced
MatUsedF048
Cotton

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
9
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
Floral motif in white squares

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
White
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Plain weave of coarser thread - feedsacks used
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
Purchased from an anitque dealer in Vancouver, BC

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0280
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. Auto-enter fields

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ImageTypeF076
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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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