Jacob's Ladder


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-44C

Page 1

InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-215
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
6/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Wellsville
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltTopF054
Bassett, Elnore
DateFinishF023b
Early 1900's
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
BirthplaceCityF098a
Whitesville
BirthplaceStateF098b
NY
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
ProvCountyF057b
Allegany
LocMadeF057a
Whitesville
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Page 2

EthBkgrndF110
English
EthBkgrndF112
Welsh
RelAffF103
Yes, she attended a Seventh Day Adventist church in Independence, NY.
MarriageF099b
The quiltmaker was married.
OwnerNameF010
Jacob's Ladder

Page 3

OverallLengthF012b
80"
OverallWidthF12a
72 1/2"
NumBlockF026
36
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
PredomColorsF014
Blue
Red
White
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
There is no border on this quilt.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
NumPiecesF042
The back is seamed.

Page 4

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Machine sewn
UniqueBindF045a
The corners are butted.
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
This quilt is damaged and fragile.

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Quiltmaker Informationon

OccupationF104
She lived on a farm.

Image Information

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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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