Postage Stamp Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-9D9

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150027
InstInvContrNumF004a
8092
DateDataF006b
03-24-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Quilt top with unfinished edge
QuiltTitleF009
Postage Stamp Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
69 inches
OverallLengthF012b
108 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
White
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Pencil or pen or marking lines
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Postage Stamp
LayFormatF024
Vertical bands
AltNameF011
Postage Stamp
BrackmanF011a
2293
SizeBlockF027
inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
NumBlockPatF030
1 Square on Point
SashWidthF032
Plain sashing measuring 10 7/8 inches,
BordDescF034
The quilt has 2 borders on all 4 sides measuring 5.5 and 2.25 inches, one is plain and the other 2 Pieced using the same fabrics as the quilt and the sashing.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Novelty
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

FeaturesF053
The layout of the quilt top also has squares on point. The 1st border has mitered corners.

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Arizona Historical Society
OwnerCityF084
Tucson, Arizona
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85719
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was a donation from Elizabeth Cozer Campbell along with other quilts.
SourceInfoF088b
Donor
DateObtainedF088c
c.1960
RelItemsF088a
See AHS files for more information.  It is a bed quilt made for outdoor desert sleeping.
QuiltTopF054
Campbell, Elizabeth Cozer
GenderF098
Female
MarriageF099b
ca.1918

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Anthropologist
BirthplaceStateF098b
Pennsylvania
EnviroF104c
Urban
CountryF108
United States
MaidenF097b
Cozer
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

Image Upload

InvenNumF075
AHS 8092
ReposFile
TUC150027.AHS.1.JPG
67-EC-9D9-226-TUC150027.AHS.1.JPG
551376
image/jpeg
Detail 1
TUC150027.AHS.2.JPG
67-EC-9D9-240-TUC150027.AHS.2.JPG
126296
image/jpeg
Detail 2
TUC150027.AHS.3.JPG
67-EC-9D9-238-TUC150027.AHS.3.JPG
124865
image/jpeg

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
27
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

OwnerEmail
ldjones@azhs.gov
LocMadeF057a
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


TUC150027.AHS.2.JPG
TUC150027.AHS.3.JPG

Additional Records

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