ALBUM QUILT


Quilt Index Record: 50-8A-A7A

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
West Virginia Department of Archives and History
InstProjNameF003a
West Virginia Heritage Quilt Search
InstInvContrNumF004
50081

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
GRT GRT NIECE
DateDataF006b
August 7, 1992
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
interviewerF007e
MH & FV, Key by: JR
locationF007f
CHARLESTON

Overall Quilt Description

QuiltTitleF009
ALBUM QUILT
AltNameF011
ALBUM QUILT
BrackmanF011a
158, p. 199
OverallWidthF12a
91.5
OverallLengthF012b
91.5
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Green
Orange
Red
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016
Stains
FamDateF023c
1849
OtherExDateF023d
1845

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
25
SizeBlockF027
16 X 16
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SashWidthF032
No sashing
NumBordersF033
4
BordDescF034
Appliqued border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Floral
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Muslin
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
Other applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
UniqueF038h
Standard applique
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

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

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Hand sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Single thread, Cotton thread
ThrColorF049b
WHITE
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
10
WidthF051a
0.08
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052b
Cables

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pieced back, even stitching

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
SMALL, HARRIET

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
BERKELY
ProvStateF057d
West Virginia (WV)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
1950

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
OthTopSourceF064a
AM GLOR QU
AddNotesF066
Outstanding design combination of different applique patterns (folded paper) small embroidery on stem in corner blocks Incredible quilting

Quiltmaker personal information

BirthDateF099
1836

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

data verification

verify
Yes

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50-8A-A7A-226-WestVirginiaQuilts-a0b9f2-a_22250.jpg
193076
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