Tobacco Leaf


Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-CE5

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
BA52
InstInvContrNumF004a
BA052

Quilt top description

SpacingF029
Side by side
SashWidthF032
None
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Single 3.5" plain green cotton border

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Relative of quiltmaker
SourceOtherF006a
Daughter and granddaughter
DateDataF006b
11-23-1985; Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Tobacco Leaf
AltNameF011
Pickle Dish
BrackmanF011a
303
OverallWidthF12a
64"
OverallLengthF012b
78"
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Black
Green
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
Other
OtherDamageF016a
Unspecified damage
FamDateF023c
Top: 1915; Quilted: early 1940s
OtherExDateF023d
1915 and 1940
OtherDateF023e
Not specified

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Other
FabPrintF037
Print
Striped
Solid/plain
Checked
UniqueF037b
Gingham; Fugitive dye
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Other
OtherFabF040a
Gingham check; Vertical seams
ColorBackingF040b
Green
WidthPiecesF042a
24.375"
DescBackF043
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Green binding
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
BindWidthF047a
3/4"

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
12
DesignF052a
Other
DesignF052d
Follows top design; Concentric

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced in 1915 and given to daughter who quilted it about 30 years later

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Johnson, Kathryn
QuiltedByF055
Williams, Nancy Katherine

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Cumberland County
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Sewing scraps
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Unknown
AddNotesF066
Possibly garments

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Fayetteville
OwnerCountyF085
Cumberland County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28301

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
Circa 1840
DeathF100
Unknown
EthnicF101
Scotch-Irish
RelAffF103
Baptist
OccupationF104
Pastor's wife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Cumberland County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Cumberland County
StateF107
North Carolina (NC)
CountryF108
United States

Quiltmaker Family history

SpouseF113
Johnson, Stephen
OccupationF115
Pastor
NoChildF116
7

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
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Other source materials available for quiltmaker

OtherSourceMat
Owner has access to photo

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
11
23
1985
CE
photocredit079a1
Manley, Roger
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
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Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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