Delectable Mountians with Wild Goose Border


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-3A7

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
85.1340

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Delectable Mountians with Wild Goose Border
DateDataF006b
10/20/1984
QuiltTopF054
Maier, Marie
QuiltedByF055
Maier, Marie
OthPeopleF056RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
c1880

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Lansing
CountyF106
Ingham
StateF107
Michigan (MI)
MaidenF097b
Kreiger
BirthDateF099
9/24/1869
EnviroF104c
Rural
DeathF100
5/6/1918
RelAffF103
Lutheran
FatherNameF109
Kreiger, Rev. Jacob
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Reinhardt, Margaret
EthBkgrndF112
German
MarriageF099bSpouseF113
Maier, Fred C.
EthBkgrndF114
German
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
6
NoFemF116a
3
NoMaleF116b
3
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
WhyQuiltF119NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
72"
OverallLengthF012b
72"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Good/moderate use
TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022SpacingF029SashWidthF032
1 3/4"
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
2 1/4",5 1/2"
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036FabPrintF037ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
NumPiecesF042
3
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
10
NumStitchF051
10
DesignF052aDesignF052b
Floral
DesignF052c
Grid/crosshatch
DesignF052d
Outline/Ditch

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064ExhibitListF067a
Grand Ledge Area Historical Society Home Tour, Grand Ledge, MI, 12/1-2/1984

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Lori Brinkley
OwnerCityF084
Grand Rapids
OwnerCountyF085
Kent
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Lawrence and Ruth Maier received quilt from ? (not sure which relative). They gave it to their daughter Arlene Maier Brinkey (deceased). Her husband Richard Brinkey gave it to daughter Lori Brinkey.
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image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
10
19
2007
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Inherited
DateObtainedF088c
10/20/1984
DamageF016RepairsF017

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007aPartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

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
HolderF080a
Michigan State University Museum
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of Michigan State University Museum
DistribRestF080d
Michigan State University Museum
DisplayResF080e
Michigan State University Museum
LicenseF080f
Michigan State University Museum

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