Victorian Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-810

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
T292
DateDataF006b
1/9/1988
locationF007f
Tucson Park Mall
TypeObjOtherF008a
Tied Comforter
OverallWidthF12a
64"
OverallLengthF012b
75.5"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gray
Green
Maroon
Orange
Purple
Red
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherRepairsF017a
Appliqued over as needed (Cotton fabrics used not in keeping with quilt).
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
ContInscripF020
Dated 1888. Initials IW monogrammed.
DateInscripF020a
1888
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
1888

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
AltNameF011
Victorian Crazy Quilt
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBordersF033
1

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Silk
Wool
FabricTypeF036
Satin
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight, fur
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Various embroidery. Dogs, chicken. All fancy embroidery stitches. Garfield ribbon, Christmas ribbon.

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
Commercial
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
The batting is commercially made.
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltTechF049
Not quilted
FeaturesF053
Because of the fabrics used in the applique repairs, not for exhibition. Lace addition is lovely.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Rogers, Connie
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Wedding gift to Melissa and Glen Harer of Garrison N. Y. Melissa called it an anniversary quilt. The quilt was brought to Arizona c1975.

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Detail 3
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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
New York (NY)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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