Sunflower


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-CAB

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC160010
DateDataF006b
02-08-2016
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Sunflower
OverallWidthF12a
75 inches
OverallLengthF012b
91 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Two color
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Yellow
OverCondF015
Fair/worn

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Discoloration or dyes ran
Fading
Fold marks or creases
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Morning Star / Sunflower
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Morning Star
OwnerNameF010
Sunflower
BrackmanF011a
3807
NumBlockF026
12
SizeBlockF027
16 x 16 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
OtherSpaceF029a
Cornerstones are 8-pointed or Lemoyne measuring 8 x 8 inches
NumBlockPatF030
1
SashWidthF032
Pieced pattern sashing measuring 8 inches
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
One border measuring 5 inches on left and right sides using the same fabric as the quilt.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
10 stitches per inch
NumStitchF051
10 stitches per inch
WidthF051a
.75 inches
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Patches outlined/in the ditch
DesignF052d
Parallel lines are quilted in the sashing/border. Echo is quilted as the background fill patterns.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
30 x 91; 30.50 x 91 and 14.50 x 91 inches
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Kathryn (Katie) Ammon
OwnerCityF084
Tucson
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
14 years ago - inherited from mother-in-law.

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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67-EC-CAB-238-TUC160010.KAmmon.3.JPG
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
27
2017
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 and Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


TUC160010.KAmmon.2.JPG
TUC160010.KAmmon.3.JPG

Additional Records

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