One patch


Quilt Index Record: 5A-9B-291

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Royal Alberta Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Alberta Heritage Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AHQP 1-0295
InstInvContrNumF004a
HP 3936.49

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
02-17-1993
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
locationF007f
Calgary

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
One patch
AltNameF011
Utility Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
55 inches
OverallLengthF012b
81.5 inches
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Open seams
OtherDamageF016a
Split fabric
RepairsF017
Tear or hole sewn together
Other
RepairHistF018
Mended, prior conservation
DateInfoF023f
House the quilt was made to furnish was built c.1927

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
NumBlockF026
330
SizeBlockF027
3.5 x 3.5 inches

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
UniqueF037b
Twill
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
3
DescBackF043
Print

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
5
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
"X" across each patch

Quilt provenance

AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Donated to Heritage Park

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Home decoration
OtherF060a
Used to furnish Kilmorey Lodge

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Heritage Park
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

a Essay Historical Background

essay
Quilt belonged to Mrs. Ada Kemmis. She was the former owner of Kilmorey Lodge, which was built about 1927. These items helped furnish this lodge and about 6 other houses which she also owned and rented in Waterton Park.

Image Information

InvenNumF075
AHQP 1-0295
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Royal Alberta Museum
CopyRestF080c
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
DistribRestF080d
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
DisplayResF080e
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176
LicenseF080f
Contact: Curator/Assistant Curator Western Canadian History Royal Alberta Museum 780-453-9176

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Image -- master
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Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

data verification

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Niki Pasini
dateverified
7
13
2014
CE

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