Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-451

Page 1

InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-223
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
6/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Angelica
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
RelnQuiltF007
Mother
QuiltTopF054
Birthy, Lena
DateFinishF023b
c. 1938
DateInfoF023f
The quilt maker was 65 years old when the quilt was made.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-taught
BirthplaceCityF098a
Little Genesee
BirthplaceStateF098b
NY
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
ProvCountyF057b
Allegany
LocMadeF057a
Little Genesse
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Page 2

FatherNameF109
Clark, Willard
MotherNameF111
Clark, Ida
EthBkgrndF110
Dutch
EthBkgrndF112
English
RelAffF103
Yes, she attended a Baptist church.
MarriageF099b
The quiltmaker was married.
SpouseF113
Birthy, Lou
NoChildF116
Six; Arnold, Pauline, Kenneth, Leonard, Eleanor, Doris
OwnerNameF010
Flower Garden
AltNameF011
Grandmother's Flower Garden
SourceMatF063
Old clothes

Page 3

OverallLengthF012b
95"
OverallWidthF12a
73"
LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
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
ColorBackingF040b
Green

Page 4

ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
BattLoftF048a
Thin
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

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Quiltmaker Informationon

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She lived on a farm, she had six children.

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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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