Chestnut Bud


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-77E

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
1610
InstInvContrNumF004a
1610a
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Attributed to the Mattie Thomas family; perhaps her mother made the quilt.

History

QuiltTitleF009
Chestnut Bud
ProvCountyF057b
Sevier
ProvStateF057d
Tennessee (TN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
c, 1860
OtherDateF023e
R Harriss

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
83.25 inches
OverallLengthF012b
92.5 inches
SizeBlockF027
22.5 inch diamete motif
NumBordersF033
1
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Classification

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
SourceMatF063_2
Unknown
TopSourceF064
Unknown
SubjQuiltF025
Red and Green Applique
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
3 panels (9 motifs)

Construction

ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique

Condition

OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
Stains
Tears or holes
Wear to edge or binding

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
OverallColorF14b
Bright or primary colors
PredomColorsF014
Red
Yellow
Green
Gold
OtherSpaceF029a
Panel widths: 24, 23.5, 23 inches
BordDescF034
On two ends; appliqued; 7 inches wide
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
Woven or homespun
ColorBackingF040b
White
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
Grid diamond
Outline
Single parallel lines
DesignF052b
Wreaths
DesignF052d
Double row diamond grid

Information source fields

InstNameF003
Tennessee State Library and Archives
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

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Image Information

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1610a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
6
24
2004
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Quilts of Tennessee
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Tennessee State Library and Archives
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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
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