Shoofly


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-1B0

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
430

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
Grandmother
DateDataF006b
2/6/1993
interviewerF007e
TS,JP,AH
locationF007f
Manchester

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Shoofly
AltNameF011
Scrap
OverallWidthF12a
72.75
OverallLengthF012b
87
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Red
Blue or Navy
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
DamageF016
Stains
Fading
OtherDamageF016a
Damaged
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
55
SizeBlockF027
8
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
6

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Geometric
Floral
Dotted
Checked
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Macine Piecing
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
cheater cloth

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Back turned to front

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Blanket or flannel

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrColorF049b
red yarn

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
One row has older fabrics. Not all blocks are pieced "correctly."

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Legier, Exilda

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
gift
QuiltHistF059
Yes, information available

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Kirby
BirthDateF099
1863
DeathF100
1964
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Where quiltmaker lived: Canada

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CreditLineF080b
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CopyRestF080c
Sue Reich, Connecticut Quilt Search Project

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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