Dahlia; Child's Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-889

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
Y066
DateDataF006b
2/6/1988
locationF007f
Yuma
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
85"
OverallLengthF012b
87"
ShapeEdgeF013
Scalloped
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Coral
Orange
Red
OtherColorF014c
Melon, aqua
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unwashed, dirty
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
DateBegunF023a
c1920
DateFinishF023b
c1940

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Dahlia; Child's Quilt
NumBlockF026
429
SizeBlockF027
4.5 x 4.5

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Floral
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are mitered. The binding is the same on all sides.
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin
QuiltedByF055
Mrs. Gilpsin
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
11
DesignF052d
Outline of appliqued pieces, flower innegative spaces
FeaturesF053
Very soiled, 4 inch minature blocks

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
NumPiecesF042
Seamed
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Ewing, Marge
ProvenanceF058a
Gift from grandmother 1940 Yuma, Arizona
QuiltTopF054
Livingston, Rose
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1865
MarriageF099b
1901, Yuma, Arizona
EthnicF101
Scotch-Dutch
EdBkgdF102
Grade School
RelAffF103
Methodist

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
dressmaker, hatmaker
EnviroF104c
Rural
MaidenF097b
Graham
SpouseF113
Livingston, Gus
OccupationF115
Territorial sheffif
NoChildF116
4

Quilt Personal Quilting History

OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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dateverified
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2015
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Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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image
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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
Yuma
ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

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