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Irish Chain quilt, or Double Nine-Patch with double border quilt
  • Harriett Theetge James
    1865–1929
    born: Aurora, Indiana, United States ; died: Chanute, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Irish Chain quilt, or Double Nine-Patch with double border quilt, circa 1900–1925
  • Where object was made: Chanute, Kansas, United States
  • cotton, piecing, patchwork, appliqué, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 79 3/4 x 72 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: 202.56 x 184.15 cm
  • Gift of Miss Iva James
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0137
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Diamond-grid pattern made from small blue squares. There is a border of blue, with a border of white around that. Blue patterned trim around the edges. Pencil lines on the square diamond design are still visible.