Triple Irish Chain


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-2F0

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
752

Information source fields

SourceOtherF006a
Great Aunt
DateDataF006b
4/17/1993
interviewerF007e
NT,JK,AS
locationF007f
West Hartford

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Triple Irish Chain
AltNameF011
Scrap
OverallWidthF12a
84.5
OverallLengthF012b
96.5
PredomColorsF014
Cream
OverallColorF14b
Light or pastel colors
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
DateQuiltF023
1930-1949

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
15
SizeBlockF027
10.5
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
Solid border, Triple border, Pieced border, Strippy border, 3.75,3.75,8

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Floral
Dotted
Solid/plain
Striped
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is soild, Backing condition is good, Quilt back is machine pieced

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
good

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16")

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
orange and white
NumStitchedF050
11
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052d
Elaborate quilting, chain, leave

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
15, 10.5

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Unknown, Edna

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
ProvenanceF058a
inherited

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Hilliard
BirthDateF099
1900
DeathF100
1978
BirthplaceStateF098b
Pennsylvania (PA)

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Where quiltmaker lived: PA

Image Information

SourceF077
Slide
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CreditLineF080b
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
CopyRestF080c
Sue Reich, Connecticut Quilt Search Project

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
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Quilt Index
Resource Type
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