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Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-AE9

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
FA40
InstInvContrNumF004a
FA040

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Wholecloth
NumBlockF026
2 strips
SashWidthF032
None
NumBordersF033
None
BordDescF034
No border

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Granddaughter-in-law
DateDataF006b
12-02-1985; St. James Episcopal Church, Hendersonville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Unknown
AltNameF011
All Over Quilted in Fans
OverallWidthF12a
57"
OverallLengthF012b
69.75"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OtherShapeCornerF013c
Mitered corner
PredomColorsF014
Maroon
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
Other
OtherDamageF016a
Unspecified damage
RepairHistF018
Fragile
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1930
OtherExDateF023d
1930s
OtherDateF023e
Klennon, Shirley

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Rayon
FabricTypeF036
Satin
UniqueF037b
Rayon satin

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Satin/Sateen
OtherFabF040a
Maroon rayon satin
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
19", 37.5"

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Hand sewn; Machine sewn; Applied binding; Two-step; Maroon; Briar stitched
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
3/4"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton; Another quilt
BattLoftF048a
Thick (More than 3/16")
UniqueBattF048b
Another comforter

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
Maroon
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052a
Elbow/fan

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Britt, Priscilla
QuiltedByF055
Shuping, Margaret

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Hendersonville
ProvCountyF057b
Henderson County
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Quilt was given to the owner's husband, John Meadows

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Hendersonville
OwnerCountyF085
Henderson County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28793

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Wray
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1876
DeathF100
1959
EthnicF101
Scotch; Irish
RelAffF103
Baptist
OccupationF104
Innkeeper
BirthplaceCityF098a
Spencer, Rowan County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Henderson County
CityF106a
Hendersonville
StateF107
North Carolina (NC)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Wray, Jame-
SpouseF113
Britt, Wade Hampton
OccupationF115
Innkeeper
NoChildF116
3

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Made other quilts, NC and VA; Children: Wade Hampton Britt, Jr., Sadie Britt Meadows, Vera Britt Malone

Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Photo of quiltmaker

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
12
2
1985
CE
photocredit079a1
Yenne, Anne
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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