Album Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-4F3

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
FM139
DateDataF006b
3/14/1987
locationF007f
Fiesta Mall
TypeObjF008
Quilt top with unfinished edge
QuiltTitleF009
Album Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
79"
OverallLengthF012b
94"
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Green
Pink
Red
White
OtherColorF014c
azure blue
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Fragile
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
c1850-52

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Album
OwnerNameF010
Friendship Quilt
NumBlockF026
42
SizeBlockF027
11x11
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
Separated by cornerstones or connecting blocks sashing (different fabric in intersection)
SashWidthF032
2". The corners measure 2x2

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
UniqueF038h
Drawn: brown ink signed in each square

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltTechF049
Not quilted
FeaturesF053
Not finished, too fragile.

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mauney, Betsy
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Mary Elizabeth Keeble Foster Jarman, Loulia Jarman, Lucy Andrews Tolleson (N. C.). Gift from mother in 1985.
RelItemsF088a
Yes
QuiltTopF054
Foster, Ann
GenderF098
Female
MarriageF099b
1837
EthnicF101
English

Quilt maker Personal Information

EnviroF104c
Rural
CityF106a
eastern
StateF107
North Carolina (NC)
CountryF108
United States
SpouseF113
Foster, Augustus J.

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
Pleasure
OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

InvenNumF075
FM139.jpg
ReposFile
FM139.jpg
67-EC-4F3-226-FM139.jpg
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image/jpeg

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
28
2015
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
file_medium
image
file_format
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

ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
ReasonsF060
Commemorative
OtherF060a
Made for a bride whose groom died.
SourceOtherF006a
Maker is owner's great-great-grandmother.

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