Friendship


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-30E

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
0580
InstInvContrNumF004a
0580a
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased by Tennessee State Museum

History

LocMadeF057a
Jackson
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1890
TypeInscripF019
Place
Signature
Other
ContInscripF020
Anna Eastsche--rs Ithaca
Jackson, Tenn
S. E. Britton
"Long may it wave"
MethodInscripF021
Ink
LocInscripF022
on block

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
66
OverallLengthF012b
66
SizeBlockF027
11 x 11
NumBordersF033
3
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded

Classification

OwnerNameF010
Friendship
AltNameF011
Album Applique
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
25

Construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
UniqueF038h
It's very possible that this was quilted at a later date. The backing is a blue and pink print, possibly dated much later than the top.

Condition

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
RepairHistF018
Backing possibly added later. Some evidence of mutilation along edge.

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
White
Green
Pink
Red
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
BordDescF034
Triple borders on four sides: 1 1/4"; 1"; 3/4"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Pink
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
DesignF052d
Quilting is sparse.

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
0580a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
2
5
2004
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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