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Peony with Flying Geese Border

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Cite this Quilt

Weaver, Grace or Weaver, Susann. Peony with Flying Geese Border. 1800-1849. From Oregon Quilt Project, Oregon Quilt Project; Quilts of the Oregon Trail. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=40-38-664. Accessed: 07/31/21

QUILT INDEX RECORD

40-38-664

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

Oregon Quilt Project

Who documented this quilt?

Oregon Quilt Project; Quilts of the Oregon Trail

OQP ID#

2017-MBC-OTQ-30

If there is another number for this quilt, like a museum accession number, enter it here.

B-9

Quilt Title

Peony with Flying Geese Border

Top made by (person or group) Names must be listed last name first, followed by first name and middle name or initials; last name should be followed by a comma and space.

Weaver, Grace or Weaver, Susanna

Date of birth (as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965).

1815, 1787

Date of death (if applicable, as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965). You may also include Place of death

1885, 1872

Major influences on quilt making? Other interesting information about the quiltmaker:

Year over the trail was 1853. With family of Hans Weaver, Jr.

Do you know if any of the following exist?

Quilts of the Oregon Trail by Mary Bywater Cross, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2007

Overall Size: (in inches, to the nearest 1/2") Overall:width

80"

Overall Size: (in inches, to the nearest 1/2") Overal: length

78"

Quilt Layout Format: (choose one) Choose the best description for the layout (or set) of the quilt.

Block pattern

Approximate date of estimation: (as mm-dd-yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965).

1848 dated

Date Time Frame:

1800-1849

Quilt Top Construction--Piecing techniques: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Piecing

Applique techniques: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Applique

Quilting Description: Techniques Used: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Hand quilting

Describe any quilting designs that appear on the quilt, but were not listed in a previous field. Marking Lines:

Parallel lines 1/4" apart and feathered wreaths. The initials and date: "SW 1848" were quilted on the front of the quilt.

Access and copyright information for image:

Restricted

Details

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GENDER: Choose the gender of the quilt maker(s). Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Female

COUNTY: Enter the county where the quilt maker lives/lived.

Douglas county

STATE: Enter the state where the quilt maker lives/lived.

Oregon (OR)