Wool Block (tied)


Quilt Index Record: 1B-3A-6BA

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Louisiana Regional Folklife Program
Tech University
InstProjNameF003a
Louisiana Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1986

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
7/16/1989
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Wool Block (tied)
OverallWidthF12a
82
OverallLengthF012b
86
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Dark colors
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
FamDateF023c
1930
OtherDateF023e
Date estimated by Susan Roach

Quilt top description

NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
5 inches wide

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Wool
Other
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
UniqueF037b
cotton flannel
UniqueF038h
Pieced

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
cotton flannel
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
ThrColorF049b
red string ties

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
McNeely, Emma

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnerCityF084
Wilson
OwnerStateF086
Louisiana (LA)

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Emma McNeely made the quilt on a plantation, and the quilt was willed to the present owner at McNeely's death.

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthDateF099
late 1800s
DeathF100
May-60

Image Information

InvenNumF075
5064
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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