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Where are the records for this quilt housed?
Who documented this quilt?
DAR Museum; Permanent Collection
This is a:
How wide is the quilt?
How long is the quilt?
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What color(s) is the quilt?
Brown; Yellow; Red
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
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When was the quilt finished?
Describe the quilt's layout:
Subject of the quilt:
Number of quilt blocks:
Size of quilt blocks:
22 1/2 x 22 1/2
Arrangement of quilt blocks:
Spacing of quilt blocks:
Side by side
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Materials used to make the back:
What color(s) is the back of the quilt?
Beige or Tan
Number of pieces of fabric in the quilt back:
Width of pieces on the back:
24 1/2, 23, 20
Describe the back:
Same fabric used throughout; Print
Materials used in the quilt binding:
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How is the binding made?
What is the width of the binding (measure on the top only)?
half inch - one inch
What kind of filling is used in the quilt?
How thick is the quilt?
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
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Quilting designs used, overall motifs:
Outline; Single parallel lines
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Quilt top made by:
Adye, Laura Whicher
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Describe anything about the history of the quilt that wasn't already recorded in a previous field:
Donor information says quilt was made in Indiana, then taken down Ohio River when the family moved to Ohio.
Why was the quilt made?
Ownership of this quilt is:
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Cite this Quilt
Adye, Laura Whiche. Rooster Quilt. 1865-1875. From DAR Museum, DAR Museum; Permanent Collection. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=16-12-6. Accessed: 11/27/22