Friendship


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-796

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
T173
DateDataF006b
1/9/1988
locationF007f
Tucson Park Mall
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
82"
OverallLengthF012b
80"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Green
White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unwashed/moderate wear/fragile/faded
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
c. mid-1800's

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Oak Leaf Quilt
OwnerNameF010
Friendship
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
22x22
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
1.75" plain green, 5.75" plain white with butted corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are butted. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
12
DesignF052d
Echo, outline of appliqued pieces. Single feathered circle on joining seams. Channel chain-narrow border in the sashing. Cable quilting in large border in the border. Stars-hearts-flower-cross hatching
FeaturesF053
This is an especially beautiful and well executed applique.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Bigda, Susan
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased at antique shop in Lakeside, AZ in 1979.
MakerGroupNameF097
Friendship Quilt-names signed on quilt
RelAffF103
Possibly Amish

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
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30
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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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
Purchase

Detail Images

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