Chestnut Bud or Pineapple


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-2

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
0080
InstInvContrNumF004a
0080b
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt was made for the maker's daughter and subsequently handed down within the family.
QuiltHistF059
According to family stories, the cotton use in the batting and backing was grown, carded and spun on the family farm. The block pattern is said to be original.

History

LocMadeF057a
Spring City
ProvCountyF057b
Rhea
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1880
QuiltTopF054
Trentham, Mary A.
QuiltedByF055
Trentham, Mary A.
RelItemsF088a
Quilts of Tennessee: Images of Domestic Life by Bets Ramsey and Merikay Waldvogel

Additional Quiltmaker Information

GenderF098
Female

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
73
OverallLengthF012b
87
SizeBlockF027
16
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded

Classification

OwnerNameF010
Chestnut Bud or Pineapple
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
9 - pieced/appliqued circular blocks

Construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Condition

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Other
Fading
OtherDamageF016a
Surface Abrasion
OtherRepairsF017a
Darning

Materials

PredomColorsF014
White
Green
Yellow
Pink
Red
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Cheddar Orange or Antimony or Chrome Orange
Double Pink
Turkey Red
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Other
OtherSpaceF029a
Pieced/Appliqued blocks are appliqued to whole cloth
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Stuffed work
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
8
DesignF052a
Stipple
DesignF052b
Wreaths
Floral
Feathering
DesignF052c
Stipple
DesignF052d
Handprint motif was the traced hand of the quiltmaker's oldest child

Exhibitions and Contests

ExhibitListF067a
Quilts of Tennessee Exhibit (Touring exhibit showcasing selected quilts from Quilts of Tennessee research project.) American Museum of Science and Energy, Oak Ridge, TN (Nov - Dec 1986); Rose Center, Morristown, TN (Feb - Mar 1987); Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN (Apr – May 1987); Nathanial Greene Museum, Greeneville, TN (June 1987); Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN (July – Aug 1987); Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN (Oct – Nov 1987); Pink Palace Museum, Memphis, TN (Nov 1987 – Jan 1988); Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN (Jul – Aug 1988)

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
0080b
ImageConF075a
quilt detail
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
9
18
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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TennesseeTSLA-a0a0c0-a
NamePlaceF067
Quilts of Tennessee Exhibit
LocExhibitF068
Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN
Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
Rose Center, Morristown, TN
Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN
Nathanial Greene Museum, Greeneville, TN
Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
American Museum of Science and Enegy, Oak Ridge, TN
Pink Palace Museum, Memphis, TN
DateExhibitF069
1986
1987
1988
TypeExhibitF070
Museum
ExpExhibitF070a
Touring exhibit showcasing selected quilts from the Quilts of Tennessee research project.
ContestLocF072
Gatlinburg, TN
ContestPrizeF074
First Place

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