1939 Nosegay


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-A58

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150168
DateDataF006b
11-10-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
1939 Nosegay
OverallWidthF12a
58 inches
OverallLengthF012b
58 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Gold
Green
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

TypeInscripF019
Date
Message
Multiple Names
Place
ContInscripF020
Kate Clark Mary Kathryn Bramley
DateInscripF020a
1930 and 2010
MethodInscripF021
Embroidery
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Machine Embroidery
LocInscripF022
on back
OtherLocInscripF022a
Lower Right Corner
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
1939
DateFinishF023b
2011
SourceMatF063
Unknown
OthSourceF063a
Older and new fabrics

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
1939 Nosegay
LayFormatF024
Other
AltNameF011
Nosegay
BrackmanF011a
4052
NumBlockF026
24 blocks & 16 - .25 blocks
SizeBlockF027
9..50 x 9.50, 9.75 x 9.75 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
Triangles
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Bands or horizontal strippy (in horizontal rows separated by plain horizontal bars)
NumBlockPatF030
1
SashWidthF032
.50 inches plain

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Floral
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Home cut
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Clark, Kate
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
King Tut
ThrColorF049b
Variegated
DesignF052a
Meander/free motion
DesignF052b
Floral
DesignF052d
Parallel Lines
FeaturesF053
Nosegay pieced squares were found when my parents moved. The back is of multiple fabrics of prints, florals and striped with pieced blocks and the fabric/s is also used in the top. It is machine sewn.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
Brown
Green
Red
Yellow
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
41.25 x 58 , 16.50 x 57.50 inches
DescBackF043
Back art/design on quilt back
Different fabrics

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Kate Clark
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
2011 The quilt squares my mother made in 1939 (age 16) were found during a move.
SourceInfoF088b
Kate Clark & Mary Saure
DateObtainedF088c
2008
GenderF098
Female

Quilt Personal Quilting History

OtherSourceMat
The squares were of different sizes causing brain storming to use them together. Color change also were a challenge. Finally material was found and the quilt was accomplished. I enjoyed using squares made by my mother at 16 years of age - the circle was completed.

Image Upload

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Detail 4
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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


TUC150168.KClark.26.JPG
TUC150168.KClark.37.JPG
TUC150168.KClark.48.JPG
TUC150168.KClark.59.JPG

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