Whig Rose


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-58C

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
1178
InstInvContrNumF004a
1178a
AcquiredF058
Unknown

History

QuiltTitleF009
Whig Rose
ProvCountyF057b
Weakley
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1860
OtherDateF023e
Bets Ramsey

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
88 inches
OverallLengthF012b
106 inches
SizeBlockF027
14.5 x 14.5 inches
SashWidthF032
2.5 inches
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Classification

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
AltNameF011
Rose of Sharon
TopSourceF064
Traditional pattern variation
LayFormatF024
Block pattern

Construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Condition

OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
PredomColorsF014
Green
Yellow
Red
White
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
Woven or homespun
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
FeaturesF053
The "rose of sharon" center is pieced.

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
8
DesignF052a
Other
Patches outlined/in the ditch
Clamshell
DesignF052cDesignF052d
Diamond rows

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
1178a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
5
6
2004
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Quilts of Tennessee
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Tennessee State Library and Archives
DistribRestF080d
Contact Tennessee State Library and Archives
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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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