Boston Commons


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-334

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
0625
InstInvContrNumF004a
0625a
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Inherited by the quilter's son and his wife.

History

LocMadeF057a
Paducah
ProvStateF057d
Kentucky (KY)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
OtherExDateF023d
c. 1960
QuiltTopF054
Hodges, Nell Hall
BirthDateF099
1887
SpouseF113
Hodges, William
OccupationF104
Homemaker
FatherNameF109
Hall, Scott
MotherNameF111
Hall, Rose
RelAffF103
Church of Christ

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
72.5
OverallLengthF012b
75.5
NumBordersF033
7

Classification

AltNameF011
Boston Commons
LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center

Construction

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
Hand Piecing

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton or polyester blend
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Multiple Scrap
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
BordDescF034
Inner border frames the center section. Concentric borders frame the entire piece beginning with triangles creating a sawtooth effect.
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Muslin
ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052a
Patches outlined/in the ditch

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
0625a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
2
19
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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