Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-D10

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Heritage Quilt Study Group of Sharlot Hall Museum, Prescott, Arizona
InstInvContrNumF004
HQD151
DateDataF006b
09-23-1995
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
69"
OverallLengthF012b
81"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Black
Blue
Brown
Gold
Gray
Green
Maroon
Navy
Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
Tan
Yellow
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

TypeInscripF019
Date
Initials
ContInscripF020
Mother and 1901, C.M.B
DateQuiltF023
Timespan
OtherExDateF023d
1901 date; back added 1993; fabris older than 1901
DateInfoF023f
dated 1901

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Crazy Quilt
LayFormatF024
Crazy
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
14" x 14"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
BordDescF034
No borders

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Rayon
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Plaid
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Medium florals, medium geometrics. Cotton thread. Crazy contained.
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
UniqueF038h
Buttonhole, eather, creton, french knot, straight stitch; the embroidered work on this quilt is excellent. Basted blocks then put together with fancy embroidery stitches.
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread
UniqueF039a
Yellow, white, pin, grey, blue, orange, gold, brown, blue, lavender decorative thread. Decorative embroidery stitching many birds, stars, animals, insects, embroidered on quilt pieces.

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

UniqueBindF045a
added 1993
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
UniqueBattF048b
No filler shows.
QuiltTechF049
Not quilted

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
WidthPiecesF042a
33.25" x 81"; 35.5" x 81"
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mary Roberts
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
This quilt came to Arizona in 6/1994

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
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3
2017
CE

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
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Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
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Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

Detail Images


HQD151a.jpg

Additional Records

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