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Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-2F3

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Centennial Quilt Project 100 Years - 100 Quilts
InstInvContrNumF004
AZQDP43
DateDataF006b
12-31-2014
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
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OverallWidthF12a
73.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
88. inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Black
White
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

TypeInscripF019
Date
Message
Place
Signature
Other
ContInscripF020
For Jack T. Love (also has AZ Centennial Label). Makers name, address, & phone number.
DateInscripF020a
10-27-2004
MethodInscripF021
Ink
LocInscripF022
on back
OtherLocInscripF022a
Lower Right
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
01-01-2004
DateFinishF023b
10-27-2004
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Indian Motifs - Mimbres
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Mimbres Pottery Designs
NumBlockF026
Blocks12; 1/2 Blocks 10; 1/4 Blocks 4
SizeBlockF027
10 x 10 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBlockPatF030
12; Unknown
NumBordersF033
7
BordDescF034
The 1.375, 2.375; pieced 2.5, 2.75, 1.5, 3.25, 1.875 inch plain and pieced borders surround all sides of the quilt and made of the same fabric.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Polyester
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
Top: White
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052a
Outline
Other
DesignF052b
Other
DesignF052c
Other
DesignF052d
Quilting in the sashing/border is various Kokopelli; cross-x stitch; outline in border motifs.
FeaturesF053
The Motif is .25 inch outline seams. A sleeve is the mechanism for quilt display.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Multi
WidthPiecesF042a
2: 41.25; 1: 42.25; Muti small pieces.
DescBackF043
Print
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Betty J. Hallen
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Participation in the 100 Years - 100 Quilts Arizona Centennial Quilt Project
SourceInfoF088b
Hallen, Betty J.
DateObtainedF088c
10-22-2014
RelItemsF088a
100 Years – 100 Quilts Arizona Centennial Quilt Project Carolyn O’Bagy Davis, Editor Helen Young Frost, Editor ISBN 9780910037556 Arizona Historical Society 2012
QuiltTopF054
Hallen, Betty J.
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
05-02-1933
MarriageF099b
12-29-1973
EthnicF101
American
EdBkgdF102
Registered Nurse
RelAffF103
Lutheran

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Retired
BirthplaceCityF098a
Lombard
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StateF107
Arizona (AZ)
CountryF108
United States
FatherNameF109
Miller, Herbert A.
BplaceF109a
Lombard, IL
EthBkgrndF110
American
MotherNameF111
Miller, Zabel Dora
BplaceF111a
Lombard, IL
EthBkgrndF112
American
LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
only informally
FavesF130
Hand stitching only.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
1
12
2015
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

Contest, Exhibits, Essays, journals

ExhibitListF067a
Arizona Centennial Quilt Project 100 Years - 100 Quilts

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Challenge or Contest entry
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
Other
OtherQDesignF061a
Arizona Centennial Quilt Project
PresUseF062
Bedding, daily use
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

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