Colonial Basket


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A0B

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150140
InstInvContrNumF004a
8048
DateDataF006b
07-23-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Colonial Basket
OverallWidthF12a
76.50-78 inches
OverallLengthF012b
58 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Black
Cream
Red
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Distortion or shrinkage
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Open seams
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Stains
Uneven batting
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
Zig-zag fading
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
DateInfoF023f
Ref of Basket Pattern in Standard Book Quilt Making & Collecting, Ickls, pgs 37-39
SourceMatF063
Unknown
Other

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Colonial Basket
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Colonial Basket
OwnerNameF010
Flower Basket
TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Book
OthTopSourceF064a
There is a variation on the base of basket
BrackmanF011a
665.4
NumBlockF026
18, 4 half blocks
SizeBlockF027
10.50 X 10.50 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
SashWidthF032
5 inches bands in zigzag pattern
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Border on right side Border is pieced Fabric same as quilt

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
UniqueBindF045a
Done in envelope style
ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Tenney, Ella Ann Hamblin
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Cream
NumStitchedF050
5 SPI
NumStitchF051
6 SPI
WidthF051a
.25 inch
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Echo
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Zigzag has parallel lines, baskets are outlined

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
Three
WidthPiecesF042a
21.25 X 78 inches, 20.50, 16.75 X 76.50 inches
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

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
1972, gift from Mrs. Dille and Mr. Fuentes
RelItemsF088a

QuiltTopF054
Tenney, Ella Ann Hamblin
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
C: 1867
DeathF100
C:1947
RelAffF103
LDS

Quilt maker Personal Information

EnviroF104c
Rural
MaidenF097b
Hamblin
MotherNameF111
Leavitt
SpouseF113
Temmey. Warre Moroni
OccupationF115
Guide/interpretor for John Wesley Powell, l870
NoChildF116
Thirteen
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative

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
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


TUC150140.AHS.2.JPG
TUC150140.AHS.3.JPG

Additional Records

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