Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-915

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SVA150041
DateDataF006b
04-18-2015
locationF007f
Sierra Vista Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
53 inches
OverallLengthF012b
60 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Claret or Wine
OtherColorF014c
Brown
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Crazy Quilt
LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
AltNameF011
Crazy Quilt
SizeBlockF027
Crazy
BordDescF034
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Silk
Other
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Floral
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
Painting
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Silk
UniqueBindF045a
Unfinished/raw edge
MatUsedF048
No filling

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Flimsy

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Karol F. Childs
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
c. 1980 Great aunt give quilt top to my daughter to care for.
SourceInfoF088b
Oral history from Kirsten Childs Kirkpatrick via Gertrude Dahlmeyer Flesher
DateObtainedF088c
1982
QuiltTopF054
Unknown

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
AddNotesF132
Quilt top was made in 1880's by unknown family member

Image Upload

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Detail 2
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Detail 3
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
12
3
2015
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
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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Additional Records

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