Medallion


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-897

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Quilt Project 1987-1989
InstInvContrNumF004
Y035
DateDataF006b
2/6/1988
locationF007f
Yuma
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
62"
OverallLengthF012b
80"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Gold
Red
Turquoise or Teal
OtherColorF014c
Mustard
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherDamageF016a
Unused, unwashed
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
DateFinishF023b
1760 when 30 years old or c1870
OthSourceF063a
Made and dyed

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
AltNameF011
Medallion
SizeBlockF027
9.5 x 4.5
NumBordersF033
Multiple
BordDescF034
Homespun wool, pieced. Multi borders/frames . Butted corners.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Tweed, twill, homespun
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
The corners are butted.
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
MatUsedF048
Wool
UniqueBattF048b
The batting is homemade.
QuiltedByF055
Woosley, Sarah
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
wool, 2 ply
ThrColorF049b
black
NumStitchF051
6
DesignF052a
Echo
Grid diamond
FeaturesF053
Visually magnificent! Any art gallery in the country would be proud to hang this piece.

Quilt Back

DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Shooter, Susan
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was brought to Arizona in 1981. Wedding gift from grandmother
QuiltTopF054
Woosley, Sarah
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1730
MarriageF099b
Virginia
DeathF100
1805, Ready, Kentucky
EthnicF101
English
EdBkgdF102
Grade school

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker
EnviroF104c
Rural
MaidenF097b
Geary
SpouseF113
Woosley, Thomas
OccupationF115
Farmer
NoChildF116
6
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
OtherF119a
Learned to quilt from mother at 8 years old
OtherSourceMat
There are other quilts by this maker.

Image Upload

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Y035.jpg
ReposFile
Y035.jpg
67-EC-897-226-Y035.jpg
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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

ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Gift from grandmother

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