Road To Colorado


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-37

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
130174
DateDataF006b
07-20-2013
locationF007f
Gilbert Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Road To Colorado
OverallWidthF12a
75.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
91 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Red
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Other
OtherDamageF016a
White fabrics have greyed or yellowed
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateFinishF023b
1987
FamDateF023c
1987

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Colorado Arrowhead
OwnerNameF010
Road to Colorado
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
BrackmanF011a
1677a
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
10.5 x 10.5 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by cornerstones or connecting blocks sashing (different fabric in intersection)
OtherSpaceF029a
Sashing with cornerstones
NumBlockPatF030
One
SashWidthF032
3.5 inches; cornerstones are 3.5 inches x 3.5 inches
NumBordersF033
one
BordDescF034
Borders on all sides is a continuation of the sashing with cornerstones.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Print

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Polyester
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Blutt, Helen Irene
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
5 inches
NumStitchF051
5 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
Hour Glass design.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
37 inches x 91 inches; 36 inches x 91 inches.
DescBackF043
Print

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Jill Mayer
OwnerCityF084
Chandler
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was made for Helen's granddaughter, Jill Renee Blutt of Colorado Springs, Co, as a high school graduation gift. Helen made a graduation quilt for nearly all of her grandchildren.
SourceInfoF088b
owner
DateObtainedF088c
7-20-2013
QuiltTopF054
Blutt, Helen Irene Frye
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
08-25-1921
DeathF100
June 1993

Quilt maker Personal Information

BirthplaceCityF098a
Spring Valley
BirthplaceStateF098b
Montana
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
CountryF108
United States
MaidenF097b
Frye
FatherNameF109
Frye, Albert
MotherNameF111
Frye, Anna "Ambrose"
NoChildF116
5
NoFemF116a
2
NoMaleF116b
3

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
10
25
2013
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

AddNotesF066
Quilt was made for the maker's Granddaughter, Jill Blutt Mayer for Jill's High School Graduation in 1987.

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Attached note says batting is polyester.
ReasonsF060
Commemorative
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

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