Trip Around the World; The Stamp Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-895

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
Y083
DateDataF006b
2/6/1988
locationF007f
Yuma
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
62"
OverallLengthF012b
70"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Square corners
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Brown
Gold
Gray
Green
Maroon
Purple
Red
White
Yellow
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unwashed
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
c1890
SourceMatF063
Feed or flour sacks
OthSourceF063a
Flour and sugar sacks

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Trip Around the World; The Stamp Quilt
TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Magazine
NumBlockF026
2385
SizeBlockF027
1 x 1

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Paisley
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are mitered.
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
BindWidthF047a
1"
MatUsedF048
Polyester
QuiltedByF055
Alice Branlett
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Clear Nylon
DesignF052d
Edge to edge design
FeaturesF053
Happy quilt from the 1930, recently quilted, poor workmanship

Quilt Back

OtherFabF040a
Non-woven pellon like fabric
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Jackson, Jenice
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was brought to Arizona in 1945. Inherited from mother 1966
QuiltTopF054
Branlett, Gertrude
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1870
DeathF100
1910
EthnicF101
Irish
EdBkgdF102
8th grade
RelAffF103
Baptist

Quilt maker Personal Information

EnviroF104c
Urban
MaidenF097b
White
SpouseF113
Branlett, Richard
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
12
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
Pleasure
OtherF119a
Learned to quilt from mother when very young.
NameGroupF120
The quilter belonged to a quilt group.
OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Beth Donaldson
dateverified
10
1
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
Alabama (AL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Detail Images

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