Sunburst


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-E2F

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1824

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
Great Aunt
DateDataF006b
6/4/1994
interviewerF007e
TS,NT,SK,EL
locationF007f
Mystic

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Sunburst
AltNameF011
Scrap
OverallWidthF12a
73
OverallLengthF012b
80
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Brown
Blue or Navy
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Prussian Blue or Lafayette Blue, Turkey Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
ContInscripF020
Mary Tiffany
DateQuiltF023
1800-1849

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
10.5
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
2 or 4
BordDescF034
Border same as top, Appliqued border, crosses

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Geometric
Floral
Dotted
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
good

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white and black
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
Outline
DesignF052d
Simple quilting, Border quilting dissimilar to the rest of the quilt

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Double sided quilt. Back is embroidered with peacock and vases and is pre-1800.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Crocker, Eliza Church

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
inherited

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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