Strip


Quilt Index Record: 1F-3E-2E

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Mountain Heritage Center
InstProjNameF003a
Southern Appalachian Quilts
InstInvContrNumF004
MHC2004.13.001

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
2004
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Strip
AltNameF011
Checkers
BrackmanF011a
1051; pattern variation
OverallWidthF12a
61"
OverallLengthF012b
72"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
Pink
Cream
Burgundy
Brown
Blue or Navy
Black
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
Disintegration of fabric
Tears or holes
RepairsF017
Patched with period fabrics
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
1880-1910
DateInfoF023f
Published reference: "Dating Fabrics"

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Vertical strip
NumBlockF026
30
SizeBlockF027
8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by pieced pattern sashing
Other
OtherSpaceF029a
Separated by cornerstones (same fabric as blocks) and by pieced pattern sashing.
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
SashWidthF032
3 1/2"
BordDescF034
Sashing borders two of the four sides of the quilt.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
Feedsack
Flannel
FabPrintF037
Print
Plaid
Novelty
Multiple scrap
Geometric
Floral
Feedsack
Dotted
Checked
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Strip/string Piecing
Machine Piecing
Hand Piecing
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Alamance plaid in blue and white check.
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
24 1/2"; 24 1/2"; 12"
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
UniqueBindF045a
Alamance plaid
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
black or dark blue
NumStitchedF050
7
NumStitchF051
4
WidthF051a
2" - 2 1/2"
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Clamshell

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Monteith, Amanda Palestine
QuiltedByF055
Monteith, Amanda Palestine

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Sylva
ProvCountyF057b
Jackson
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
OtherQDesignF061a
possibly sized or made to fit a trundle bed.
PresUseF062
Study or teaching aid
Museum collection
Exhibit

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
Feed or flour sacks
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Mountain Heritage Center Western Carolina University
OwnerCityF084
Cullowhee
OwnerCountyF085
Jackson
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
28723

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Queen, Amanda Palestine "Pallie"
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
07/15/1855
DeathF100
1942
RelAffF103
Baptist
OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Jackson County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Monteith, Thomas
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
7

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Pallie liked to knit and was famous in her community for making quilts and quilting them.

Image Information

InvenNumF075
I.MHC2004.13.001
ImageConF075a
full image
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
2" x 2"
DateF079
2
2004
CE
photocredit079a1
Tim Barnwell
DigDateF079a
10
2007
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Mountain Heritage Center
CreditLineF080b
Use Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Mountain Heritage Center 828.227.7129
DistribRestF080d
Mountain Heritage Center 828.227.7129
DisplayResF080e
Mountain Heritage Center 828.227.7129
LicenseF080f
Mountain Heritage Center 828.227.7129

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file_format
jpeg
file_size
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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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Costa, Leslie
dateverified
10
25
2007
CE

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