Double Irish Chain


Quilt Index Record: 1D-FC-7A1

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Massachusetts Quilt Documentation Project - MassQuilts
InstProjNameF003a
MassQuilts
InstInvContrNumF004
2308

Page 1 of 3 Maker/Owner

OverallWidthF12a
80
OverallLengthF012b
80
QuiltTopF054
Maker, unknown
OthPeopleF056SpouseF113LearnedToQuiltF117
Unknown
WhenQuiltF118
Unknown
WhyQuiltF119
Unknown
AcquiredF058
Gift
ReasonsF060
Unknown
ProvenanceF058a
from a friend from St. Portland, ME
TopSourceF064
Unknown
QuiltedByF055

Page 2 of 3 Technical Information

LayFormatF024
Unknown
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Machine Applique
ConstrucF038d
Unknown
ConstrucF038g
Unknown
ArrangeBlockF028
Unknown
SpacingF029
Side by side
ShapeEdgeF013
Unknown
NumBlockF026
7 vertical rows, 7 horizontal rows, 49 blocks
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
SizeBlockF027
9
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Unknown
FabPrintF037
Print
UniqueF037b
plain weave
PredomColorsF014
Green
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Unknown
OverallColorF14b
Unknown
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052c
Unknown
NumStitchedF050
12-Nov
WidthF051a
1"

Page 3 of 3 Technical Information

BordDescF034
Pieced, cotton, plain weave, print, 8" zigzag
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
UniqueBindF045a
patterned fabric
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")
NumPiecesF042
6 pieces
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
glazed
ColorBackingF040b
White
TypeInscripF019
Unknown
OtherTypeInscripF019a
No inscription
LocInscripF022
Unknown
MethodInscripF021
Unknown
RepairHistF018
This quilt is structurally sound.
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DamageF016
Unknown
AltNameF011
Double Irish Chain

Image Upload and Verification

ReposFile
2308.jpg
1D-FC-7A1-775-2308.jpg
163161
image/jpeg; charset=binary
verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
3
27
2014

Quilt provenance and Ownership extra fields

ProvStateF057d
Unknown
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerStateF086
Unknown
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Technical Information Extra Fields

ShapeCornersF013b
Unknown
RepairsF017
Unknown
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
1870c
EmbellTechF038f
Unknown
PaperF038i
Unknown
EmbMatF039
Unknown
DescBackF043
Unknown
WidthBindF047
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources extra fields

SourceMatF063
Unknown

Quiltmaker personal information extra fields

GenderF098
Unknown
MarriageF099bBirthplaceStateF098b
Unknown
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Unknown
CountryF108
Unknown

Image Information

InvenNumF075
2308.jpg
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Massachusetts Quilt Documentation Project (MassQuilts)

File Information

Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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