Red & Green Floral Applique c. 1880


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-99E

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
D L Miller Quilt Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
DLM160003
DateDataF006b
03-13-2016
locationF007f
Gilbert, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Red & Green Floral Applique c. 1880
OverallWidthF12a
83.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
102 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Dark colors
PredomColorsF014
Gold
Green
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
Chrome Green
Turkey Red
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Dirty
Discoloration or dyes ran
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Open seams
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Floral Applique
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
NumBlockF026
6
SizeBlockF027
30 x 26 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
1
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
11 inch red and green floral appliqued border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
PaperF038i
no
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Home cut
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Corded
Hand quilting
Stuffed work
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
11
NumStitchF051
11
WidthF051a
less than .5 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Echo
Grid square
Outline
Single parallel lines
DesignF052b
Floral
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Baskets, leaves pineapples

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3
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
Purchase for quilt collection by owner

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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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