Shoo Fly Variation


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-295

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC140119
DateDataF006b
08-15-2014
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Shoo Fly Variation
OverallWidthF12a
69.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
85 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Green
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Open seams
TypeInscripF019
Other
ContInscripF020
"To David Boyd - Mother"
MethodInscripF021
Ink
OtherLocInscripF022a
Front: Lower Right Corner
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateBegunF023a
c.1950
DateFinishF023b
c.1950
FamDateF023c
c.1950
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Shoo Fly Variation
BrackmanF011a
1847
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
14 x 14 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Feedsack
Muslin
FabPrintF037
Feedsack
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Novelty
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Other
UniqueBindF045a
Same as Back; Top/Back of fabric
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Boyd-Phillips, Mary Ozena
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton heavy thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
3
NumStitchF051
3
WidthF051a
2.5 inches
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Baptist Fan quilt design.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Feedsack type, Floral
ColorBackingF040b
Green
Yellow
NumPiecesF042
4
WidthPiecesF042a
34 inches, 4 each
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Print
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Paul David Boyd and Deborah Boyd
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
c.1980; Passed down from mother as family heirloom upon Dave's marriage.
SourceInfoF088b
Owner
DateObtainedF088c
c.1980
RelItemsF088a
Photos-as a nurse in Atlanta, one before marriage & family photos. Baby blanket/bed quilt for Dave born in 1954.
QuiltTopF054
Boyd-Phillips, Mary Ozena
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
08-12-1915
MarriageF099b
05-11-1941
DeathF100
03-14-2001
RelAffF103
Baptist

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceStateF098b
Georgia
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StateF107
Georgia (GA)
CountryF108
United States
FatherNameF109
Phillips, Lindsey
MotherNameF111
Phillips-Boyd, Leona Uelia
BplaceF111a
Douglas County, GA
SpouseF113
Boyd, Braucton Cleo
EthBkgrndF114
Irish
NoChildF116
3
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
2
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
Necessity
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
AddNotesF132
Hard-working farm wife & mother. Loved her flower gardens.
OtherSourceMat
Photos

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
11
25
2014
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvStateF057d
Georgia (GA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

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