Coxcomb & Currants var.


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-169

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
0243
InstInvContrNumF004a
0243a
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt maker lived in the Seven Islands community. A later owner of the quilt (a descendant of the quilt maker) lived for a while in Knox County's historic Ramsey House.

History

LocMadeF057a
Seven Islands Community
ProvCountyF057b
Sevier
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1850
QuiltTopF054
Keener, Nancy Pitner
BirthDateF099
1800
DeathF100
1851
SpouseF113
Keener, Abraham
OccupationF104
Homemaker
RelAffF103
Presbyterian
QuiltedByF055
Keener, Nancy Pitner
EthnicF101
Scotch Irish

Additional Quiltmaker Information

EnviroF104c
Rural

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
75
OverallLengthF012b
81.5
SizeBlockF027
37
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Classification

AltNameF011
Coxcomb & Currants var.
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
4

Construction

ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
Reverse Applique
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery

Condition

OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
OtherDamageF016a
Surface wear

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
PredomColorsF014
White
Green
Pink
Red
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
White & Red
NumStitchedF050
8
DesignF052a
Clamshell
Echo
DesignF052b
Wreaths
Floral

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
0243a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
11
20
2003
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Quilts of Tennessee
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Tennessee State Library and Archives
DistribRestF080d
Contact Tennessee State Library and Archives
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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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