Rose of Sharon


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-84F

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
W010
DateDataF006b
5/9/1987
locationF007f
Wickenburg
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
72.5"
OverallLengthF012b
75"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Green
OtherColorF014c
Peach, orangish pink
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Light wear

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Tulip and Rose
OwnerNameF010
Rose of Sharon
BrackmanF011a
Reference Source Used: Judy Rehmel (#8555, Ohio Rose #568)
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
16x16
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
6.25", applique on plain strips with butted corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
UniqueF038h
Whip stitch

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are mitered. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
3/8"
MatUsedF048
Cotton
UniqueBattF048b
Commercial batting?
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltedByF055
Stokes, Maria Pearl Wallace (daughter-in-law)
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052d
Applique outlined. Applique blocks background grid stem and veins quilted. All over grid .75" double quilted in the sashing. Border is the same as the blocks.
FeaturesF053
Lovely quilt in good condition, typical of its period. Commonly done in the 1930's.

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Morgan, Wyvonne
ProvenanceF058a
Gift from paternal grandmother in 1940 in Kentucky for wedding present. The quilt was brought when owner moved to Arizona in 1978.
RelItemsF088a
Pictures of quiltmaker
QuiltTopF054
Stokes, Arizona Belle
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1858
DeathF100
1944
RelAffF103
Presbyterian

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Presbyterian School Housemother after husband died
EnviroF104c
Rural
CityF106a
Knoxville
StateF107
Tennessee (TN)
CountryF108
United States
MaidenF097b
Bonham
OccupationF115
Presbyterian circuit rider preacher

Image Upload

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W010.jpg
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Data Verification

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verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
9
30
2015
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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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
Knoxville
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Grandmother made each grandchild a quilt.
OtherF060a
Made for grandchild.
SourceOtherF006a
She was owner's grandmother.

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