Kentucky Sun


Quilt Index Record: 1A-39-1D3

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
University of Louisville Archives and Records Center
InstProjNameF003a
Kentucky Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
34-5-S140

Overall Quilt Description

OwnerNameF010
Kentucky Sun
PredomColorsF014
Green
Orange
Red
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
before 1895
OtherExDateF023d
c.1880
OtherDateF023e
evaluator

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
FabricTypeF036
Linsey-woolsey
Handwoven
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
75"x62"

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Grider, Nancy Miller

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Russell
ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
USA

Quilt design and materials sources

AddNotesF066
Nancy helped shear the sheep, carded the wool, and spun the thread to weave the lindsey cloth to make the quilt which she hand quilted. She probably dyed the colors too.

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private

Image Information

InvenNumF075
34-5-S140
ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35mm
DigDateF079a
7
7
2003
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Kentucky Quilt Project
CreditLineF080b
Kentucky Quilt Project
CopyRestF080c
University of Louisville Archives and Records Center Louisville, KY 40292
DistribRestF080d
University of Louisville Archives and Records Center Louisville, KY 40292
DisplayResF080e
University of Louisville Archives and Records Center Louisville, KY 40292
LicenseF080f
University of Louisville Archives and Records Center Louisville, KY 40292

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Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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