Double Irish Chain


Quilt Index Record: 4C-83-8DA

Provenance

InstProjNameF003a
Quilts of Tennessee
InstInvContrNumF004
1926
InstInvContrNumF004a
1926a
IfOtherF007d
great great grandson
AcquiredF058
Inheritance

History

LocMadeF057a
Duke
ProvStateF057d
Alabama (AL)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
ca. 1870s
QuiltTopF054
Palmer, Martha
BirthDateF099
ca. 1800
DeathF100
1888--Duke, AL
SpouseF113
Palmer, John
OccupationF104
Homemaker
RelAffF103
Baptist
QuiltedByF055
Palmer, Martha
EthnicF101
English

Dimensions

OverallWidthF12a
92 inches
OverallLengthF012b
102.5 inches
SizeBlockF027
13 x 13 inches
NumBordersF033
1
ShapeCornersF013b
Rounded

Classification

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
AltNameF011
Double Irish Chain
BrackmanF011a
1014
LayFormatF024
Block pattern

Condition

OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
OtherDamageF016a
one corner damaged

Materials

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Plaid
OverallColorF14b
Two color
PredomColorsF014
Rust
Blue or Navy
White
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
Other
OtherSpaceF029a
patten made with two different blocks
BordDescF034
5.75 inch wide border of dark blue fabric.
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ColorBackingF040b
White
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
UniqueBindF045a
Rust print
ConstrucBindF046
Straight grain

Quilting

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
9
WidthF051a
.5 inches
DesignF052a
Grid diamond
Single parallel lines
DesignF052d
Diagonal lines in pieced blocks and border. Diamond grid in background.

Information source fields

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

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
1926a
ImageConF075a
quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DigDateF079a
7
24
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
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