Japanese Fan Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 18-36-7AB

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
State Historical Society of Iowa
InstProjNameF003a
IQRP
InstInvContrNumF004
IQRPV-61
InstInvContrNumF004a
V-61

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
8-17-1988
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Japanese Fan Crazy Quilt
BrackmanF011a
3332
OverallWidthF12a
69 inches
OverallLengthF012b
80 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Green
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
42
SizeBlockF027
11.25 inches square
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
UniqueF037b
Brocade
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Machine Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Woven or homespun
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrTypeF049a
Floss, tied to the back

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Barnes, Emma Pierce
QuiltedByF055
Barnes, Emma Pierce

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Harris
ProvCountyF057b
Oscola
ProvStateF057d
Iowa (IA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
QDesignF060b
Decorative throw
PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
TopSourceF064
Traditional pattern variation

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Pierce
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1850
MarriageF099b
1882
DeathF100
1927
EthnicF101
German, Scotch, Irish
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceStateF098b
Iowa
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Osceola
CityF106a
Harris
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Pierce, John
MotherNameF111
Pierce, Sarah
SpouseF113
Barnes, Charles
OccupationF115
Farmer, hardware merchant
NoChildF116
2

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught
From Relative

Image Information

InvenNumF075
IQRPV-61.jpg
ImageConF075a
Full Image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
8
17
1988
CE
DigDateF079a
8
1
2008
CE

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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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