Square in a Square


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A0C

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150141
InstInvContrNumF004a
8086
DateDataF006b
07-23-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Square in a Square
OverallWidthF12a
70 inches
OverallLengthF012b
84.75 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Two color
PredomColorsF014
Pink
White
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Double Pink
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Dirty
Fading
Open seams
Stains
Other
OtherDamageF016a
White fabrics have yellowed or greyed
RepairHistF018
Pulled threads on back, possible fabric flaw
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Square in a Square
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Square in a Square
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
BrackmanF011a
2318
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
14 X 14 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
One
NumBordersF033
One
BordDescF034
Borders on all sides Borders are pieced Fabric same as quilt

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Dotted
Floral
Print
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
Home cut
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Wool
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Cream
NumStitchedF050
6 SPI
NumStitchF051
8 SPI
WidthF051a
5 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
Grid square

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
Four
WidthPiecesF042a
33.25, 34.25 X 85 inches, 2.75 X 41.50 inches, 2.75 X 44.25 inches
DescBackF043
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
Gift of Elizabeth Crozer Campbell estate
RelItemsF088a

Quilt Personal Quilting History

CustomsF131
Donor was a well known amateur archeologist who settled 29 Palms, CA.

Image Upload

ReposFile
TUC150141.AHS.1.JPG
67-EC-A0C-226-TUC150141.AHS.1.JPG
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Detail 1
TUC150141.AHS.2.JPG
67-EC-A0C-240-TUC150141.AHS.2.JPG
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image/jpeg
Detail 2
TUC150141.AHS.3.JPG
67-EC-A0C-238-TUC150141.AHS.3.JPG
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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


TUC150141.AHS.2.JPG
TUC150141.AHS.3.JPG

Additional Records

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