Dresden Plate


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-46E

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InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-162
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
6/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Houghton
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
QuiltTopF054
Newcomb, Martha
DateFinishF023b
before 1940
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
ProvCountyF057b
Chautaqua
LocMadeF057a
Forestville
ProvCountryF057f
United States

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AltNameF011
Dresden Plate

Page 3

OverallLengthF012b
70"
OverallWidthF12a
67"
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
PredomColorsF014
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
SpacingF029
Side by side
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
The quilt has a single border, the border's fabric is sold and the corners are butted.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
ColorBackingF040b
White

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ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
5
DesignF052d
Curves. The quilting in the body is different from the quilting in the border. The quilt stitches are uneven.
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
OtherDamageF016a
This quilt has never been washed.

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Detail

Quilt Description

NumStitchF051
6

Image Information

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Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
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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

Detail Images


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Detail

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