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What is the name of the documentation project?
South Carolina Quilt History Project; South Carolina State Museum
ID Number (number assigned by the documentation project):
Number assigned by a museum or private collector:
Where are the records for this quilt stored?
McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina
Ownership of this quilt is:
Public Museum, Library or Institution
Quilt Owner Name:
State Museum of South Carolina
Do you know the time period when this quilt was made?
Date provided by someone else, like a quilt appraiser:
Do you know who made it (quiltmaker's name)?
Catlett, Mary Alice
Details on how you got the quilt:
Purchase or donation
This is a:
Quilt top with unfinished edge
Design; whole cloth; blocks; crazy; string; framed center; strip:
Fabrics; new; old; scraps; same throughout:
Fabrics; solid colors; prints; plaids; stripes; checks:
Cross, Mason's emblem
Side by side
Number of blocks:
Binding; top folded under; bottom folded over; turned in; applied; self; machine, hand:
Notes on the binding:
Batting; Cotton, wool, polyester; unknown; none:
Needlework; excellent; good; utilitarian; hand; machine:
The needlework techniques are excellent.
Very good/almost new
Type of inscription:
Inscription on quilt:
"MAC", "LNC", "LTC", "JCV", "LV", "JGC"
Date inscribed on quilt:
How was it inscribed?
ACCESS AND COPYRIGHT INFORMATION FOR IMAGE: Choose whether this TIF is available to use other than in this database.
FOR HOLDER OF COPYRIGHT, CONTACT: Enter the name of the person or institution that owns the copyright to the image.
All rights reserved, McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina
Cite this Quilt
Catlett, Mary Alic. Crazy Quilt. 1876-1900. From McKissick Museum, University of South Carolina, South Carolina Quilt History Project; South Carolina State Museum. Published in The Quilt Index, https://quiltindex.org/view/?type=fullrec&kid=53-155-97. Accessed: 08/15/22