CROSS PURPOSES


Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-A78

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
50079

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
DAUGHTER
DateDataF006b
August 7, 1992
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
interviewerF007e
MARGARET MEADOR, Key by: JR
locationF007f
CHARLESTON

Overall Quilt Description

AltNameF011
CROSS PURPOSES
BrackmanF011a
3981, p. 550
OverallWidthF12a
69
OverallLengthF012b
77
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
TypeInscripF019
Other
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949
FamDateF023c
1935
OtherExDateF023d
1935

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
One patch or allover
NumBlockF026
1
SizeBlockF027
27 X 27
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
NumBordersF033
4
BordDescF034
Variety of fabrics, Pieced border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Plaid
Checked
Dotted
Floral
Striped
Solid/plain
Novelty
UniqueF037b
Muslin, Calico, Textured weave
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

OtherFabF040a
Muslin
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn, Machine sewn
Bias grain

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
11
WidthF051a
0.75
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
Outline
DesignF052b
Floral

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced back, even stitching

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
WOODWARD, MERYL

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
QUINCY
ProvCountyF057b
LEWIS
ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Sewing scraps

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
SECREST
BirthDateF099
1906
EdBkgdF102
Unknown
BirthplaceCityF098a
CONCORD LEWIS CO
BirthplaceStateF098b
Kentucky (KY)

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

SellQuiltF127
no

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CreditLineF080b
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
CopyRestF080c
West Virginia Department of Archives and 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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