Butterflies


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-D27

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Heritage Quilt Study Group of Sharlot Hall Museum, Prescott, Arizona
InstInvContrNumF004
HQD176
DateDataF006b
5/16/1996
TypeObjF008
Quilt top with unfinished edge
OverallWidthF12a
99.25"
OverallLengthF012b
99.5"
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
PredomColorsF014
Red
Blue
Yellow
Green
Orange
Purple
White
Black
Brown
Navy
Tan
Pink
Gold
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
OtherExDateF023d
1930-1940

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
AltNameF011
Butterflies
MedallionF031
21.5" x 21.5" inner; 10.5" x 10.5" middle 2" and 3"; 7.25" outer
OtherSpaceF029a
medallion with surrounding borders
BordDescF034
Multiple borders, bottom corners are mitered, top corners are butted. Blue chambray, outer border; butterfly inner borders.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Floral
Geometric
Dotted
Checked
Plaid
Striped
UniqueF037b
Muslin weight; small, medium and large florals; small geometrics; small and medium dots; medium checks. Single motif, appliqued.
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
UniqueF038h
Appliqued with embroidery stitch.
UniqueF039a
black embroidery used to attach butterflies to background

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnerNameF082a
Donna L. Love
ProvenanceF058a
The quilt was inherited from mother-in-law in 1980. This quilt came to Arizona in 1980. Prior owners of the quilt were: Donna L. Love, 1980-1996; Eleanor Phillips (Crosslen), 1980-; Hattie R. Corsslen.
QuiltTopF054
Crosslen, Hattie Rachel
DeathF100
1960 in Colorado, Co

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
OtherF119a
The maker made other quilts.
AddNotesF132
The quiltmaker lived in: Colorado Springs, CO, 1920-1960 (at least)

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Data Verification

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Beth Donaldson
dateverified
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2017

Information source fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
function
Image - large display (550 or more pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

LocMadeF057a
Colorado Springs
ProvStateF057d
Colorado (CO)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Detail Images


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