Bluework Animal Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A3D

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150072
DateDataF006b
04-21-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Bluework Animal Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
36.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
57 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Two color
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
OtherColorF014c
Off White
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Stains
Tears or holes
OtherDamageF016a
Some embroidery are in a fragile state.
TypeInscripF019
Multiple Names
OtherTypeInscripF019a
Each animal is identified by name in cross stitch.
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
LocInscripF022
on block
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Animals - Barnyard, Zoo & Pet
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
TopSourceF064
Unknown
NumBlockF026
35
SizeBlockF027
5.5 x 5.25 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
OtherSpaceF029a
23 Plain Squares
NumBlockPatF030
12 different animal blocks
BordDescF034
Borders on all sides. Ten (top/bottom) 4.75 inches on sides. Fabric is same quilt.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Home cut
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
6
WidthF051a
Ditch stitched around each block. .13 inches as 2 blocks "nest".
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052d
Mimics small block size (5.5 x 5.25 inches)
FeaturesF053
Unusual method of assembly.

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Franklin, Susan Marie Tesch
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased at Past Times Antique Shop in Globe, Arizona
SourceInfoF088b
Franklin, Susan Marie Tesch
DateObtainedF088c
04-21-2015
RelItemsF088a
Description of quilt, date, and where purchased is inscribed on a label at the lower left.  Date on label is 02-14-2010.
Quilt was purchased in Globe, Arizona at the Past Times Antique Shop.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
5
3
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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