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Cite this Quilt

Taggert, Mary Plaiste. Hands all around. Late 1930s. From American Folk Art Museum, New York Quilt Project. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=49-142-1140. Accessed: 10/17/21

QUILT INDEX RECORD

49-142-1140

ID #

ECH-065

Interviewer

Teppa

Location of Interview

Corning, NY

Date as mm/dd/yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965).

10/14/1989

Who documented this quilt?

New York Quilt Project

Where are the records for this quilt housed?

American Folk Art Museum

Choose whether the quilt is owned by a person (private) or a museum or public collection. Set to Private, but you can be over ride.

Private

City

Ithaca

State

New York (NY)

5. What is the full name of the quiltmaker? Enter as Last Name, First Name.

Taggert, Mary Plaisted

6. When was the quilt made? Enter (as mm/dd/yyyy or c.yyyy, e.g. c.1965).

Late 1930s

This is a search feature in the QI. If you use this field, your quilts will appear in the Period search on the search QI page.

1930-1949

9. Where did the quiltmaker live when this quilt was made? Choose a state.

New York (NY)

County

Steuben County

Town, City or Village

Jasper

Choose the Country where this quilt was made.

United States

Do you know any other name for this pattern?

Hands all around

24. Did the maker quilt this herself, did someone else do it, or did others help her? 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.

Taggert, Mary Plaisted

Description (describe the quilt in one or two sentences.

Pieced blue and white block quilt with pieced sashing and blue and white borders. 

Size: Length Specify unit of measure (mm or in or inches).

77 3/4"

Width Specify units of measure (mm or in or inches)

65"

Number of blocks (if applicable)

30 blocks

Type Assign the circled data to the correct QI field.

Block pattern

Type Assign the circled data to the correct QI field.

Finished quilt

Source of Name Maker Book Barbara Brackman Other_______

The quilt pattern name is from the quilt maker

Fabric: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Cotton

Fabric Design: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Solid/plain

Predominant Colors: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Blue; White

Layout: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Separated by plain sashing

Layout: Diagonal

Straight

Border: None Single Double Triple

Single

Border Fabric: Border Corners:

The border is pieced to the body of the quilt, the border's fabric is solid and the border's corners are mitered. the binding's corners are mitered.

BACKING Fabric: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Cotton

BACKING Fabric Design: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Solid/plain

Seamed

The back is seamed.

Width of Fabric

37 1/2", 26 1/2"

BACKING Color(s) Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

White

BINDING Self: Applied: Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Straight grain

BATTING Type:

Cotton

BATTING Condition:

Thin

QUILT TOP CONSTRUCTION Piecing Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Machine Piecing

Enter any unusual technique that hasn't been described in a previous field.

the block or design set is horizontal and vertical.

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

Hand quilting

Describe quilting techniques not listed above.

Evenly quilted

Stitches per Inch (top only)

5 to 6 stitches per inch

QUILTING DESIGN Overall Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Echo; Single parallel lines

QUILTING DESIGN Describe any other quilting designs or notes.

The quilting design in the border is similar to the body of the quilt.

CONDITION

Very good/almost new

Faded Stained Use ctrl + click to choose more than one.

Stains

Describe other damage.

Stained on the back

Details

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Restricted

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