Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A29

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150052
DateDataF006b
04-11-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
85.25 inches
OverallLengthF012b
72.75 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Red
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Insect damage
Open seams
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding
OtherDamageF016a
2 oval patches
TypeInscripF019
Single
ContInscripF020
Maxine
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Pearl Cotton
LocInscripF022
on block
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
FamDateF023c
1926-1930
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Crazy Quilt
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Crazy Quilt
OthTopSourceF064a
Emmeline Rebeca (Adair) Roberts
NumBlockF026
20 blocks
SizeBlockF027
15.25 x 15.25 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
1
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
There is one border measuring 8 inches on the top and one measuring 10 inches on the right side of the quilt that is pieced with the same fabric as the quilt.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Linen
Wool
Other synthetic
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Multiple scrap
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Silk, Corduroy
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread
UniqueF039a
Floral punch needle design/wool upper left corner

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
FeaturesF053
Two borders seem to be added later with different fabrics and different stitches. The back is made with multiple fabrics that are close to the same.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
NumPiecesF042
20
WidthPiecesF042a
Multiple sizes
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Phyllis Maxine Joyce
OwnerCityF084
Queen Valley
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
From my mother Maxine Phyllis (Roberts) Myers
SourceInfoF088b
Phyllis Maxine Joyce
DateObtainedF088c
04-11-2015
QuiltTopF054
Roberts, Emmeline Rebeca (Adair)
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
01-30-1861
MarriageF099b
12-10-1880
DeathF100
01-21-1938
RelAffF103
Evangelical United Brethern

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker
EnviroF104c
Rural
SpouseF113
Roberts, Thomas Harbaugh
NoChildF116
8
NoFemF116a
2
NoMaleF116b
6

Quilt Personal Quilting History

NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
AddNotesF132
Emmeline raised her son's Carl Logan Roberts daughter Maxine Phyllis (Roberts) Myers after her mother's death in 1921. I plan to give this quilt to my granddaughter Adrianna M. Stolicker as her birth date is the same as my mothers.

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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67-EC-A29-238-TUC150052.Joyce.3.JPG
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Detail 3
TUC150052.Joyce.4.JPG
67-EC-A29-244-TUC150052.Joyce.4.JPG
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
5
2
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


TUC150052.Joyce.2.JPG
TUC150052.Joyce.3.JPG
TUC150052.Joyce.4.JPG

Additional Records

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