Triple Irish Chain


Quilt Index Record: 47-7B-5F1

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Connecticut Quilt Search
InstProjNameF003a
Connecticut Quilt Search Project
InstInvContrNumF004
1521

Information source fields

DateDataF006b
4/16/1994
interviewerF007e
MC,ST
locationF007f
Newtown

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OwnerNameF010
Triple Irish Chain
OverallWidthF12a
76
OverallLengthF012b
76
PredomColorsF014
Orange
Blue or Navy
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Stains
Fading
OtherDamageF016a
Damaged
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900

Quilt top description

NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
12
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated 45 degrees
BordDescF034
Solid border, Border same as top, Pieced border, 3, Mitered border

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 condition is good

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain
Front turned to back
faded

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16")
UniqueBattF048b
Batting has shifted

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
11
DesignF052a
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Heavy/close quilting, Border quilting similiar to the rest of the quilt

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
9, 12

Quilt provenance

ProvCountryF057f
United States

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
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

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