New York Beauty


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-4BE

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
F071
DateDataF006b
6/4/1988
locationF007f
Flagstaff
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
New York Beauty
OverallWidthF12a
68"
OverallLengthF012b
92"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Gold
Red
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unwashed
DateQuiltF023
Timespan
DateBegunF023a
c1840's
DateFinishF023b
1965

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Red and White
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
New York Beauty
OwnerNameF010
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
16x15.5
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by pieced pattern sashing
Separated by cornerstones or connecting blocks sashing (different fabric in intersection)
SashWidthF032
6" muslin. The corners measure 6x5.5
BordDescF034
1) 2.5", 2) .75", 3) 2.25": muslin. Pieced, same as sashing.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are mitered. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
Home cut
BindWidthF047a
.5"
MatUsedF048
Polyester
UniqueBattF048b
The batting is commercially made.
BattLoftF048a
Medium
QuiltedByF055
Gill, Catherine
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Red
NumStitchedF050
7
DesignF052d
Straight lines (see sketch) in the sashing.
FeaturesF053
Old top, new back and batt. Newly quilted, so not show quality!

Quilt Back

NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Gill, Catherine
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Jackie Lougran (friend). Maker was Jackie's great-grandmother.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
28
2015
CE

Information source fields

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Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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image
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Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for digital humanities and social sciences and the Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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