Grandmothers Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-467

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InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-054
interviewerF007e
P. Tepper
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
6/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Hinsdale
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
The owner received the quilt from her mother. The quilt owner's nephew will inherit the quilt.
RelnQuiltF007
Mother
QuiltTopF054
Grombow, Zetla Edwards
DateFinishF023b
c.1936
DateInfoF023f
The quilt maker was 56 years old when the quilt was made.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
OtherF119a
Her mother taught her how to quilt.
TopSourceF064
Magazine
BirthplaceCityF098a
Hinsdale
BirthplaceStateF098b
New York (NY)
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
LocMadeF057a
Hinsdale
ProvCountryF057f
United States

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NoChildF116
Five; Nina Raul, Gertude Brown, Fredrick Geambow, Chanelle Giambi
OwnerNameF010
Grandmothers Flower Garden
AltNameF011
Mosaic
ExhibitListF067a
Yes, the quilt was exhibited in Olean, NY.

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description
Very pretty, green, white, floral
OverallLengthF012b
95"
OverallWidthF12a
83"
NumBlockF026
44
LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
BrackmanF011a
Owner
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
PredomColorsF014
Green
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OtherSpaceF029a
Separated by a single row of hexagons.
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
There is no border on this quilt.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
NumPiecesF042
The back is seamed.
WidthPiecesF042a
33"
ColorBackingF040b
Green

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ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
UniqueBindF045a
The corners are mitered.
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
UniqueF038h
The quilt is running stitched.
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052d
Hexagon. The quilt stitches are even.
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

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. Rights and Access

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
American Folk Art Museum
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University and Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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