Dogwood


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-83D

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
TM032
DateDataF006b
4/11/1987
locationF007f
Tucson Mall
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
72"
OverallLengthF012b
88"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Green
Pink
Purple
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
DateFinishF023b
1935 when quiltmaker was 65 years old.

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Dogwood Blossom
OwnerNameF010
Dogwood

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Brown satin stitch on flower petals
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are rounded. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Home cut
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium
QuiltedByF055
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
DesignF052d
Parallel lines in diamonds between applique motifs. Wide cable surrounding applique.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Morris, Ruth
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was previously owned by Mable Morris (owner's mother). Owner's mother brought it to Arizona around 1960. Gift from mother.
QuiltTopF054
Morris, Mary Eleanor
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1870
MarriageF099b
Ill.

Quilt maker Personal Information

EnviroF104c
Rural
MaidenF097b
McCarter

Image Upload

InvenNumF075
TM032.jpg
ReposFile
TM032.jpg
67-EC-83D-226-TM032.jpg
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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
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30
2015
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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
California (CA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Unknown

Detail Images

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