Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-828

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
T322
DateDataF006b
1/9/1988
locationF007f
Tucson Park Mall
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
60"
OverallLengthF012b
68"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Gray
Green
Maroon
Pink
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Moderate wear
OtherRepairsF017a
Back and ties added recently

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Crazy
OwnerNameF010
Crazy Quilt
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton or polyester blend
Silk
Wool
FabricTypeF036
Chintz
Flannel
Satin
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
UniqueF038h
Double cross stitch
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltedByF055
Burns, Winifred
QuiltTechF049
Not quilted
ThrTypeF049a
None
DesignF052d
Knots are on the front.
FeaturesF053
Interesting use of color, fabric and emb. floss.

Quilt Back

OtherFabF040a
Muslin weight
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Malone, Neva
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Winifred Malone (daughter), Margaret Malone (Granddaughter). Inherited from Margaret Malone (sister-in-law) in 1979. The quilt was brought to Arizona in November 1986.
QuiltTopF054
Burns, Winifred
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1820
DeathF100
1890, Ryan, Iowa. Masonville, Iowa.
EthnicF101
Irish
RelAffF103
Catholic

Quilt maker Personal Information

BirthplaceCityF098a
County Mayo
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Ireland
StateF107
Iowa (IA)
CountryF108
United States
Ireland
SpouseF113
Burns, William
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
5

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
OtherSourceMat
There are no other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

InvenNumF075
T322.jpg
ReposFile
T328.jpg
67-EC-828-226-T328.jpg
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image/jpeg

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

LocMadeF057a
Iowa or Ireland
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
SourceOtherF006a
Made by owner's husband's grandmother.

Detail Images

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