Dixie Rose


Quilt Index Record: 4B-82-E59

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
North Carolina Museum of History
InstProjNameF003a
North Carolina Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
EB255
InstInvContrNumF004a
EB255

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
19" x 19"
SpacingF029
Separated by other sashing
OtherSpaceF029a
Red cording in sashing; Hand sewn
SashWidthF032
2.5"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
Double appliqued border; White and green cotton, both 7.5"

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Niece of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
11-23-1985; Arts/Science Museum, Statesville, NC
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Dixie Rose
AltNameF011
Original Applique
OverallWidthF12a
82.5"
OverallLengthF012b
91"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded
PredomColorsF014
Green
Red
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
RepairHistF018
Good to fair condition
FamDateF023c
1860
OtherExDateF023d
Before 1860
OtherDateF023e
McCarter, Sue

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Paisley
Print
UniqueF037b
Paisley border and leaves
ConstrucF038b
Reverse Applique

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Woven or homespun
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
27", 27", 10"
DescBackF043
Hand sewn

Quilt binding

UniqueBindF045a
Green binding
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
Hand sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
1/4"

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
Follows top design; Border: diagonal lines

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Williams, Sarah
QuiltedByF055
Williams, Sarah

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Lilesville
ProvCountyF057b
Anson County
ProvStateF057d
North Carolina (NC)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Other
OthTopSourceF064a
Word of mouth

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Statesville
OwnerCountyF085
Iredell County
OwnerStateF086
North Carolina (NC)
OwnerZipF087
28677

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Sketch on documentation sheet

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
Unknown
DeathF100
193-
EthnicF101
Anglo-Saxon
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
Housewife
BirthplaceCityF098a
Lilesville, Anson County
BirthplaceStateF098b
North Carolina
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States

Quiltmaker address

CountyF106
Anson County
CityF106a
Lilesville
StateF107
North Carolina (NC)
CountryF108
United States

Image Information

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
SourceSizeF078
35 mm
DateF079
11
23
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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