Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-A

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
01-10-2016
locationF007f
ABQSS
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Tomlinson, Heather
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
AB
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Unknown

Quilt Description and History

description
Embroidered with green sashing
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt was purchased at St.Lawrence Market in Toronto, ON from an antique dealer

Quilt Description and History

RelItemsF088a
Owner purchased this quilt - no information known about quilt maker

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
74"
OverallLengthF012b
75 1/2 "
SizeBlockF027
15 1/4" square and 10" square
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
2" 1 1/4" 2"
SashWidthF032
2 3/4" and 2 1/2"
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Pencil or pen or marking lines
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
Uneven batting
OtherDamageF016a
yellowing of white

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SubjQuiltF025
Embroidered flowers with green sashing
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
13, 1/2 blocks - 8, 1/4 blocks - 4
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Chenille thread
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Hand sewn
Machine sewn

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
7
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Cross-hatched, stars motifs and sunflowers

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
White
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
FeaturesF053
Owner purchased at antique market in Toronto, ON

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0282
verify
yes

. 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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