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Broderie Perse. Pre-1864. From Arizona Quilt Documentation Project, Arizona Quilt Documentation Project; Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=38-36-2478. Accessed: 07/31/21
QUILT INDEX RECORD
Where are the records for this quilt housed?
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Who documented this quilt?
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project; Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
Enter the control number assigned by the Arizona Quilt Documentation Project. This number should be unique and is good to use as the file name of this quilt's image.
When was the documentation day held? Or when was the form collected? Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.
Where was the documentation day held?
1. Type of quilt object
3. Quilt Width: Enter how wide the quilt is.
Quilt Length: Enter how long the quilt is.
4. Shape of edge (pick one)
Other shape of corners: If you chose Other, please describe the corner treatment.
7. Predominant Color(s). Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
Blue or Navy; Brown; Green; Red; White
9. Overall condition. Add any comments on condition to Comment or notes on quilt's condition or repair history on KORA page 2, field 12.
14. Date of Quilt (pick one)
Date quilt completed: Enter as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965.
17. Layout format: if other use field OthSpacingF029a
Medallion or framed center
18.1.1. Block pattern:
18.1.5. Brackman #
Reference Source Used: Judy Rehmel
18.3 Medallion. Describe the medallion here using all the fields in 18.3 section.
18.5. Arrangement of quilt blocks: block orientation:
22.1. Borders on which sides: 22.2. Border description(s): 22.3. Fabric
2.75-21-8, chintz. Plain strips, Appliqued with mitered corners.
23. Fiber and Fabric used in quilt tops: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
24. Fabric patterns, styles, motifs, or print categories used in quilt top: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
Other fiber, fabric or fabric print used:
Chintz cut outs, chintz border prints, muslin weight
25.2 Applique techniques. (if none, go to 25.3) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
Homemade tape. The corners are mitered. The binding is the same on all sides.
27.3. Construction techniques used in binding: and 27.4. Type of binding. Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
Separate binding applied
28.1. Material used for quilt batting or filling:
28.2. Batting loft:
29.3. Quilting technique used: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
29.3.1. Thread type
29.3.1. Thread color:
29.3.2. If hand quilted Number of quilting stitches per inch (Place 1):
29.3.2. If hand quilted Number of quilting stitches per inch (Place 2):
29.4.3. Quilting in sashing/border Other quilting designs used.
All over grid-.5" diamond. Diagonal lines .5" apart in the border. The quilting stitches were even.
30.1. Was Object commercially manufactured? 30.2. Was object made for a community outreach project? 30.2.1. If yes, organization made for 30.5. Any other features or notes about the quilt's appearance, materials or construction:
An excellent example of broderie perse. Some age stains, very few worn places.
31.1. Fabric fiber types used in quilt back: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
31.2. Color of backing: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.
31.3. Number of pieces in quilt back and back description if it doesn't fit DescBackF043.
31.4. Description of back: 31.5. Fabric patterns, styles, motifs or print categories used in back 31.6. Backing fabric age significantly different than age of top? 31.7. Construction 31.8. Mechanism for display Use ctrl + click to choose more than on
Same fabric used throughout
1. Ownership of this quilt is:
Name of Quilt Owner:
When was this object acquired? Under what circumstances?
The quilt was previously owned by James N. Bull, Milton Ezra Bull (son of James), Effie Maude Bull (daughter of Milton), James Leland Bull (Effie's brother). Inherited (or gift) from father (James Leland Bull) in 1982. The quilt was brought to Arizona in 1985 when owner moved to AZ.
ACCESS AND COPYRIGHT INFORMATION FOR IMAGE: Choose whether this TIF is available to use other than in this database.
FOR HOLDER OF COPYRIGHT, CONTACT: Enter the name of the person or institution that owns the copyright to the image.
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
EXHIBITIONS (LIST ALL): List all known exhibits where this quilt has been displayed including: Title, Location, Dates, Venue of Exhibit and Catalog Title or publications, if applicable. Use this field for all information.
Quilt was exhibited in a museum in Tacoma, Washington, and displayed in the Lane County Museum in Eugene, Oregon in 1985.
STATE: Enter the name of the state where the quilt was made. Skip the question if you don't know where the quilt was made.
COUNTRY: Enter the name of the country where the quilt was made. Skip the question if you don't know where the quilt was made.
HOW WAS QUILT ACQUIRED BY OWNER: Choose the best description for how the owner acquired the quilt. Use ctrl + click to choose more than one. Skip the question if you don't know how the owner acquired the quilt.
ANY ADDITIONAL STORIES OR NOTES ABOUT THE QUILT'S OWNERSHIP OR HISTORY: Describe anything about the history of the quilt that wasn't already recorded in a previous field.
Family lore indicateds that James N. Bull, member of Sherman's army, "liberated" (looted) the quilt somewhere between Atlanta and Savannah during Gen. Sherman's infamous march to the sea.
OTHER RELATIONSHIP TO SOURCE: If you chose Other, for the relationship to the source, describe the relationship here.
Original owner is current owner's great-grandfather.