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Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-659

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1625

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
4/16/1994
interviewerF007e
BH,EA,ES
locationF007f
Newtown

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Shoofly
AltNameF011
Scrap
OverallWidthF12a
71
OverallLengthF012b
87
PredomColorsF014
Maroon
Blue or Navy
Purple
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
24
SizeBlockF027
10-11
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
SashWidthF032
3

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Paisley
Novelty
Floral
Solid/plain
Plaid
ConstrucF038
Macine Piecing
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is floral, Backing condition is good

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Back turned to front
good

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Polyester

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Simple quilting

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Backing is newer fabric, applied recently

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

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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