Crazy Quilt


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-9F2

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstProjNameF003a
Arizona Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
TUC150104
InstInvContrNumF004a
3936
DateDataF006b
05-07-2015
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crazy Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
65 inches
OverallLengthF012b
79 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Black
Blue or Navy
Brown
Green
Red
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Stains
Tears or holes
RepairsF017
Tear or hole sewn together
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateInfoF023f
Unknown date, polyester fabrics and newer yarns indicate 1950 or newer
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Crazy Quilt
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
13.50 X 13.50 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
30
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
Polyester
Other synthetic
FabricTypeF036
Velvet
Other
FabPrintF037
Checked
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Paisley
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
Striped
UniqueF037b
Double-Knit,
ConstrucF038
Foundation Piecing
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
Other embellishment technique
UniqueF038h
Embroidery yarn, cotton and synthetic
EmbMatF039
Synthetic thread
UniqueF039a
Yarn

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

ConstrucBindF046
Edges turned in/ no separate binding
MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Wool
ColorBackingF040b
Red
NumPiecesF042
Three
WidthPiecesF042a
26.50, 27, 11.50 X 79 inches
DescBackF043
Hand sewn
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Arizona Historical Society
OwnerCityF084
Tucson, Arizona
OwnerCountyF085
Pima
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85719
ProvenanceF058a
1966 donated by Mrs. W. S. Fitch of Tucson
RelItemsF088a

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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67-EC-9F2-240-TUC150104.AHS.2.JPG
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Detail 2
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67-EC-9F2-238-TUC150104.AHS.3.JPG
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Detail 3
TUC150104.AHS.4.JPG
67-EC-9F2-244-TUC150104.AHS.4.JPG
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Detail 4
TUC150104.AHS.5.JPG
67-EC-9F2-243-TUC150104.AHS.5.JPG
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
27
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

OwnerEmail
ldjones@azhs.gov
LocMadeF057a
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


TUC150104.AHS.2.JPG
TUC150104.AHS.3.JPG
TUC150104.AHS.4.JPG
TUC150104.AHS.5.JPG

Additional Records

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