Scrappy Squares


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-98E

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society-Sanguinetti House Museum- Rio Colorado Division
InstInvContrNumF004
AZH0011
InstInvContrNumF004a
R79.240
DateDataF006b
10-08-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Scrappy Squares
OverallWidthF12a
67.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
67.5 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Orange
Pink
OtherColorF014c
Red, Blue, Peach, Green, Lavender, Brown, Black, Gray and Off-White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Fading
Tears or holes
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Squares
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Squares and half square triangles
NumBlockF026
196 .5 inch blocks
SizeBlockF027
5 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
Triangles
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
2

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Other synthetic
FabPrintF037
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Multiple scrap
Novelty
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
BindWidthF047a
Varied
MatUsedF048
Polyester
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrTypeF049a
Yarn
ThrColorF049b
Varied
FeaturesF053
The quilt has plain squares with 1/2 inch triangles. The binding is partially raw edge whip stitched. The quilt is hand made with large stitches, possibly by a child.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
32x66 and 30x66 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Arizona Historical Society, Sanguinetti House Museum, Rio Colorado Division
OwnerCityF084
Yuma
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85364
ProvenanceF058a
1979 as a gift

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
10
8
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

OwnerEmail
ykruse@azhs.gov or ahsyuma@azhs.gov
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


AZHS.Yuma0011.2-46AZHS.Yuma0011.2.JPG
AZHS.Yuma0011.3-47AZHS.Yuma0011.3.JPG

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