Grandmother's Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-8C

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
130103
DateDataF006b
06-08-2013
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Grandmother's Flower Garden
OverallWidthF12a
67 inches
OverallLengthF012b
80.5 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Other
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
Hexagon
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Hexagon
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Dirty
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
Two large holes, one small hole, border has edge missing.
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Flowers
LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Grandmother's Flower Garden
NumBlockF026
176
NumBlockPatF030
1

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Novelty
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Beige
NumStitchedF050
6
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Outline

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
4
WidthPiecesF042a
14.5 x 66, 14.5 x 14.5, 32 x 80.5, 20.25 x 80.5
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Barbara C. Phillips
OwnerCityF084
Green Valley
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Found in mother's closet while cleaning her house out, c. 1998.
QuiltTopF054
Unknown
GenderF098
Female

Quilt maker Personal Information

EnviroF104c
Rural

Image Upload

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Jan Hackett
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
12
10
2013
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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Additional Records

No additional records