T China Aster (16)


Quilt Index Record: 1B-3A-120

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
Tech University
InstProjNameF003a
Louisiana Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
338

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
6/25/2002
IfQownerF007b
Inherited
interviewerF007e
Susan Roach

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
T China Aster (16)
BrackmanF011a
3474, variation
OverallWidthF12a
74
OverallLengthF012b
91
PredomColorsF014
Yellow
Pink
Red
Green
Blue
Gold
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
FamDateF023c
1981
OtherDateF023e
Date estimated by Susan Roach

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SizeBlockF027
16 X 16.5
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBordersF033
4
BordDescF034
4 inches wide, Different Fabric, Single

Quilt top materials and construction

FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038b
Machine Applique
Other
UniqueF038h
Applique, Pieced
UniqueF039a
briar stitched

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Machine sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
5
DesignF052d
By the Piece

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Ladies of West Carroll Parish

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnerStateF086
Louisiana (LA)

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Owner says: "My dad was a preacher and his congregation gave this friendship quilt to my mother and dad." That was at least 70 years ago, perhaps even before that - owner was little girl.

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
the ladies of West Carroll Parish charged a dime to have the names embroidered of people in the community

Image Information

InvenNumF075
448
SourceF077
Digital
HolderF080a
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
CreditLineF080b
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
CopyRestF080c
Dr. Susan Roach Louisiana Regional Folklife Program English Dept, P. O. Box 3162, T.S. Louisiana Tech University Ruston, LA 71272 Phone: 318/257-2728

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