Grandmother's Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-945

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
QRC160005
DateDataF006b
01-28-2016
locationF007f
Gilbert, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Grandmother's Flower Garden
OverallWidthF12a
79 inches
OverallLengthF012b
81 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Other
OtherShapeEdgeF013a
geometric
ShapeCornersF013b
Other
OtherShapeCornerF013c
geometric
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Green
White
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Fading
Open seams
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Uneven batting
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
Back: discoloration or dyes ran, fading, fold marks or creases, stains, quilting thread broken or ties missing, wear to edge or binding. Backing patched.
RepairsF017
Tear or hole sewn together
OtherRepairsF017a
Darning by machine
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Floral
Multiple scrap
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
centers selectively cut
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
1-2 inches
DesignF052a
Outline
FeaturesF053
Object not commercially manufactured. No sleeve.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Green
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
31x81m 31x81
DescBackF043
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Lois Holler
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Inherited upon mother and father's death
RelItemsF088a
Quilt made by Crabtree, Rosa B. Allen (born 11-17-1870, died 09-07-1952, homemaker, married 10-29-1890. Parents Allen, John and Flinn, Sophia )
or

Arnett, Nellie Lee Crabtree (born 11-23-1895; died 01-13-1989; teacher; father: Crabtree, William Warren; parents born in Fulton Co., IL )
QuiltTopF054
Crabtree, Rosa B Allen or Arnett,Nellie Lee Crabtree
GenderF098
Female
EthnicF101
caucasian

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Data Verification

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yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
1
28
2016
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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