Triple Irish Chain


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-53C

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1340

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
2/5/1994
interviewerF007e
MC,DC,EOL
locationF007f
Kensington

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Quilt top with unfinished edge
OwnerNameF010
Triple Irish Chain
OverallWidthF12a
75.5
OverallLengthF012b
68
PredomColorsF014
White
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
OtherDamageF016a
Damaged

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
49
SizeBlockF027
9.5
BordDescF034
Solid border, Border same as top, Pieced border, sawtooth, 3

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing fabric print is soild, Backing is stained

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
worn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
No filling

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
5
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Simple quilting, Border quilting dissimilar to the rest of the quilt, outline

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
1880-1920 One white square has red squares appliqued on, whereas the rest is pieced. Red/white combination popular during this time period, but solid fabric difficult to date.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Garrity, Ann

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States
QuiltHistF059
Yes, information available

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

AddNotesF132
Where quiltmaker lived: Spencertown, NY; Where quiltmaker died: Spencertown, NY

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
StillImage

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