Quilt Index Record: 18-36-696

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004a
S-44

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
7-26-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
64 inches
OverallLengthF012b
86 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Maroon
Black
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
1885

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
19 inches square
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Plain

Quilt top materials and construction

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

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

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
Unknown

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
United States

File Information

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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