Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-675

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPS-10
InstInvContrNumF004a
S-10

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-26-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
69 inches
OverallLengthF012b
87 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Rust
Blue or Navy
Black
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Unknown/Not Rated
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
TypeInscripF019
Message
ContInscripF020
MAMMA TO CLAUSE HAMILTON, CTH

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
16 inches square
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

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

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Hamilton, Sara Ludencha Peterson

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Mercer
ProvStateF057d
Missouri (MO)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
QuiltHistF059
Sara made one quilt for each child.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Peterson
GenderF098
Female
DeathF100
1910
RelAffF103
Protestant
OccupationF104
Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Spickard
BirthplaceStateF098b
Missouri
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Mercer
StateF107
Missouri (MO)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Hamilton, Robert
OccupationF115
Judge and farmer
NoChildF116
5

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPS-10.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
7
26
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
7
21
2008
CE

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
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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