Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-2909

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan State University Museum Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
16.0010
InstInvContrNumF004a
2016:28.1

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Crazy Quilt
DateDataF006b
6/6/2016
IfOtherF007d
Museum employee
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateFinishF023b
1908

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
PresUseF062
Museum collection

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
66"
OverallLengthF012b
76"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue
Cream
Gold
Red
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
ContInscripF020
D.G.M. Dec. 25, 1908
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
OtherLocInscripF022a
Top edge
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
11" x 11"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Solid blue
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Light yellow embroidery floss is used to outline each fabric piece with a feather stitch.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Worn maroon fabric with a white stripe.

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrColorF049b
Light yellow embroidery floss

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library, or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
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Detail 1
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Detail 1 Caption
Printed patchwork detail
Detail 2
16.0010-2.jpg
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Detail 2 Caption
Initials, date
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
All rights reserved, Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
12
20
2016

Image Information

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Image - large display (550 or more 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
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage
InvenNumF075
16.0010.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
photocredit079a1
Pearl Yee Wong
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum

Detail Images


16.0010-1.jpg
Printed patchwork detail
16.0010-2.jpg
Initials, date

Additional Records

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