Garden Basket Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-478

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
CG039
DateDataF006b
1/24/1987
locationF007f
Casa Grande
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Garden Basket Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
76.25"
OverallLengthF012b
77.5"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
DateFinishF023b
c1928-35 per Quilter's Ranch

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Flowers
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Flower Garden Baskets
OwnerNameF010
Appliqued Flowers
NumBlockF026
25
SizeBlockF027
12.5x12.5
BlockStyleF030a
Sampler
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
BordDescF034
2.25" plain strips with butted corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Embroidery, various cross, buttonhole, running stitches. See outline of appliqued pieces.
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
The batting is commercially made.
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltedByF055
Lair, ________ (probably)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
NumStitchedF050
11
DesignF052d
All-over Design: large squares in blocks, small squares in sashing. Small squares in the border.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Reeves, Reta
ProvenanceF058a
Settlement of debt for services rendered.
QuiltTopF054
Lair, ________
DeathF100
1986, Calif.

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF115
Military

Quilt Personal Quilting History

OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
28
2015
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Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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image
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jpeg
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

LocMadeF057a
Probably Calif.
ProvStateF057d
California (CA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Detail Images

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