Log Cabin


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-78E

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
T166
DateDataF006b
1/9/1988
locationF007f
Tucson Park Mall
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
70"
OverallLengthF012b
70"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Green
Maroon
Red
White
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Fragile
OtherRepairsF017a
A little
ContInscripF020
Printed very small on back of quilt. One block in corner had a square with a flower (now faded).
DateQuiltF023
1800-1849
DateFinishF023b
1838

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Log Cabin
SizeBlockF027
7.25x7.25
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
5" pieced

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Silk
FabricTypeF036
Satin
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Paisley
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
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
BindWidthF047a
.5"
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
The batting is commercially made.
QuiltTechF049
Not quilted
ThrTypeF049a
None
FeaturesF053
Very stark and unusual, with a lot of BLACK!

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Landeen, Elizabeth
ProvenanceF058a
It was owner's aunt's and she brought it to Arizona in 1960. The quilt was previously owned by Emma (aunt) Adrain, Lisle Landeen, Rae Landeen. Inherited from aunt in 1960.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
30
2015
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
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

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Detail Images

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