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Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-A43

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
EW204
InstInvContrNumF004a
EW204

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
SizeBlockF027
5.75" circle
SashWidthF032
Not specified
BordDescF034
Not specified

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Niece of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
11-18-1986; Retirement Home, Charlotte, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Unknown
AltNameF011
Patchwork Sofa variation
BrackmanF011a
3550
OverallWidthF12a
77"
OverallLengthF012b
84"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Mitered corner
PredomColorsF014
Brown
Green
Blue or Navy
Maroon
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
FamDateF023c
Pieces more than 125 years old [in 1986], finished 1930
OtherExDateF023d
Blocks circa 1850, quilting circa 1930
OtherDateF023e
Roberson, Ruth

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Print
Striped
Solid/plain
Checked
Dotted
UniqueF037b
Rust color
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
ColorBackingF040b
Green
WidthPiecesF042a
27"
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Hand sewn; Green binding
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
1/2"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
Green
NumStitchedF050
12
NumStitchF051
12
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Wheels

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Backing: Vertical seams; Horizontal seams; Pieces made by Buxton and Conway families 125 years ago; More circle blocks for another quilt

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Heick, Mary
QuiltedByF055
Heick, Mary

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Louisville
ProvCountyF057b
Jefferson County
ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Charlotte
OwnerCountyF085
Mecklenburg County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28210

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Sketch on documentation sheet

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Conway
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1879
DeathF100
1964
EthnicF101
English
RelAffF103
Presbyterian
OccupationF104
Homemaker, artist
BirthplaceStateF098b
Indiana
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

StateF107
Kentucky (KY)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Conway, John Hoaglund
MotherNameF111
Buxton, Rebecca
SpouseF113
Heick, Carl F.
OccupationF115
Hardware salesman
NoChildF116
2

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Made other quilts, in family; Children: Dorothy, Bruce K.

Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Photo of quiltmaker, with owner

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
11
18
1986
CE
photocredit079a1
North Carolina Quilt Project
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
North Carolina Museum of History
CreditLineF080b
North Carolina Quilt Project
CopyRestF080c
North Carolina Museum of History

File Information

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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