Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-656

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPQ-69
InstInvContrNumF004a
Q-69

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-21-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OwnerNameF010
Victorian Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
68 inches
OverallLengthF012b
68 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Maroon
Green
Brown
Blue or Navy
Black
Yellow
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
17 inches square
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
Silk
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
Satin
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
UniqueF037b
Moire
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Print

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Not quilted

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
United States

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPQ-69.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
21
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
21
2008
CE

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
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image
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jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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