Chained Nine Patch


Quilt Index Record: 46-7A-77

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
DAR Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
86.11

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Chained Nine Patch
AltNameF011
Double Irish chain
BrackmanF011a
1014
OverallWidthF12a
76 1/2 inches
OverallLengthF012b
90 1/4 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Brown
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
ca. 1890

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
14 x14
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
1
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
Inner border 1 inch rust color, middle 1 inch blue, outermost border 7 inch brown.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Beige or Tan
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
4 1/2, 31 1/2, 33
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
brown
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
8
DesignF052a
Grid square
DesignF052b
Vines
Feathering
Wreaths
DesignF052c
Parallel lines

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Pencil lines visible marking quilting pattern.

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Topeka
ProvStateF057d
Indiana (IN)
ProvCountryF057f
USA
QuiltHistF059
Amish made.Previously part of the Esprit Collection.

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public-Other
OwnerNameF082a
DAR Museum
OwnerCityF084
Washington, DC
OwnerStateF086
Washington D.C.
OwnerCountryF086b
USA
OwnerZipF087
20006

Image Information

InvenNumF075
DARMuseum_86.11[11934].jpg
ImageConF075a
Full view of quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
DAR Museum
CreditLineF080b
DAR Museum
CopyRestF080c
DAR Museum
DistribRestF080d
DAR Museum
DisplayResF080e
DAR Museum
LicenseF080f
DAR Museum

File Information

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Image - medium display (250-550 pixels)
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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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Vis, Virginia
dateverified
9
15
2009
CE

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