Crazy


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-7FD

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
T278
DateDataF006b
1/9/1988
locationF007f
Tucson Park Mall
OverallWidthF12a
76"
OverallLengthF012b
76"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Green
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unwashed
OtherRepairsF017a
I believe the sqaures were put together and backed at a later date.
TypeInscripF019
Date
Single
ContInscripF020
Hand painting-dated and signed in one square 1896-Sherry Hick
DateInscripF020a
1896
DateFinishF023b
c1800's

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
OwnerNameF010
Crazy
SizeBlockF027
11x20
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
SashWidthF032
4"
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
4" velvet, plain strips.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Silk
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Attachments (beading, charms, buttons, etc)
Embroidery
Painting
UniqueF038h
Feather stitching

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltedByF055
Hick, Sherry
FeaturesF053
A typical crazy quilt.

Quilt Back

DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Howell, Linda K.
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was brought to Arizona in 1984.
QuiltTopF054
Hick, Sherry
GenderF098
Female
EthnicF101
German

Quilt Personal Quilting History

OtherSourceMat
There are no other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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T278.jpg
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Detail 1
T278a.jpg
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Detail 2
T278b.jpg
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Detail 3
T278c.jpg
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
30
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
Ohio (OH)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltHistF059
Has been shown in hotel in Tucson around 1986.
OtherF060a
May have been friendship quilt.

Detail Images


T278a.jpg
T278b.jpg
T278c.jpg

Additional Records

No additional records