Red & Green Cockscomb and Leaf c. 1870


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-99D

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
D L Miller Quilt Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
DLM160002
DateDataF006b
03-13-2016
locationF007f
Gilbert, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Red & Green Cockscomb and Leaf c. 1870
OverallWidthF12a
70 inches
OverallLengthF012b
90 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
PredomColorsF014
Green
Orange
Pink
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
Chrome Green
Turkey Red
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Dirty
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Stains
TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
ContInscripF020
1853 MFB to CYB '87
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
LocInscripF022
on border
OtherLocInscripF022a
Lower left corner
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Floral Applique
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
NumBlockF026
6
SizeBlockF027
19 x 19 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBlockPatF030
1
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
15 inch applique border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
Reverse Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Home cut
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
9
NumStitchF051
9
WidthF051a
.25 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
Stipple
Triple parallel lines
DesignF052d
Heavily hand quilted, triple rod.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Debra Lynn Miller
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased for quilt collection

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
3
13
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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