Caesar's Crown


Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-AE

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
AA175
InstInvContrNumF004a
AA175

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
13.5" x 13.5"
SpacingF029
Separated by cornerstones or connecting blocks sashing (different fabric in intersection)
OtherSpaceF029a
Single sashing with corner squares
SashWidthF032
4"
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Single 8.75" green cotton border

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
10-29-1985; Parks and Rec. Building, Greenville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Other

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Caesar's Crown
AltNameF011
Caesar's Crown
BrackmanF011a
3643
OverallWidthF12a
73.75"
OverallLengthF012b
85.5"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
Red
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
1890
OtherDateF023e
Sullivan, Kathy

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Other Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Domestic; Ecru color
ColorBackingF040b
Beige or Tan
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
25.5", 23", 24.75"
DescBackF043
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
16
NumStitchF051
16
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Block: follows top design; Set: vertical lines crossed by diagonal, corner squares have "X"; Border: triple diagonal

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Unknown, Quiltmaker

Quilt provenance

ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Other
QuiltHistF059
Found in attic in Fairmount, NC

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
Greenville
OwnerCountyF085
Pitt County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
27834

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthDateF099
Unknown
DeathF100
Unknown
EthnicF101
Unknown
RelAffF103
Unknown

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
10
29
1985
CE
photocredit079a1
Williams, Martha
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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