Double Nine Patch


Quilt Index Record: 51-8C-83

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
InstProjNameF003a
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
wqp.2407

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
6-14-03
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
IfQownerF007b
Purchased the quilt

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Double Nine Patch
AltNameF011
Fundamental Nine Patch, Irish Chain, Golden Steps
BrackmanF011a
1606a
OverallWidthF12a
69 5/8 to 70.25 inches
OverallLengthF012b
76 7/8 to 77.5 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
White
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Indigo Blue
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Quilting thread broken or ties missing
Fading
Dirty
OtherDamageF016a
What appears to be dark stains on front are actually "shadowing" of dark fabrics unravelling or seam allowances underneath
RepairsF017
Rebound
RepairHistF018
Only one block is faded, a block with a novelty star print. There were 5 different navy blue print fabrics used, only that one faded, so it probably is not indigo dye.
TypeInscripF019
Message
Other
OtherTypeInscripF019a
Paper tag safety pinned to one corner.
ContInscripF020
"Variation of Irish Chain new binding 1930's 1-2550 590 5 #423 Irish Chain Postage Stamp?) 72" x 78"
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
LocInscripF022
other
OtherLocInscripF022a
Pinned to one corner
DateQuiltF023
1901-1929
OtherDateF023e
WQP Documentation
DateInfoF023f
Fabrics are older than the 1930 date that was apparently put on it by an estate sales agent

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
SubjQuiltF025
geometric
NumBlockF026
61 total (25 plain, 36 pieced) 20 plain half blocks, 4 plain quarter blocks
SizeBlockF027
8.5 x 8.5 inches
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees
SpacingF029
Alternating with plain squares
NumBlockPatF030
2, one pieced, one solid
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
There is one 3" wide border at one end only

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Muslin
Other
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Novelty
Geometric
Dotted
UniqueF037b
Waffle Pique in one pieced block only
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
2
WidthPiecesF042a
not recorded
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
Same fabric used throughout
Machine sewn

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton or polyester blend
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Machine sewn
Commercial
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
BindWidthF047a
5/16's of an inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
9
NumStitchF051
10
WidthF051a
1 inch in grid areas
DesignF052a
Single parallel lines
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052d
Grid of 1" is in solid blocks only. In pieced blocks there are parallel lines in one direction only that touch 2 sides of each 9-patch square (there are 5 9-patch square and 4 solid squares in each of the pieced blocks)

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Binding is new

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Minneapolis
ProvCountyF057b
Hennepin
ProvStateF057d
Minnesota (MN)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Purchase
ProvenanceF058a
Purchased at an estate sale in Minneapolis

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown
QDesignF060b
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Unknown
PattSourceF065
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Sue Wagner
OwnerCityF084
Restricted
OwnerCountyF085
Restricted
OwnerStateF086
Wyoming (WY)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
Restricted
SourceInfoF088b
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DateObtainedF088c
6-14-03, Buffalo

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

CountryF108
United States

Image Information

InvenNumF075
wqp.2407
ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
6
14
2003
CE
photocredit079a1
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DigDateF079a
6
14
2003
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
CreditLineF080b
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
CopyRestF080c
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DistribRestF080d
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
DisplayResF080e
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.
LicenseF080f
Wyoming Quilt Project, Inc.

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MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
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Quilt Index
Resource Type
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