Wild Goose Chase with Signatures


Quilt Index Record: 4A-7F-48

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Rutgers Special Collections and University Archives
InstProjNameF003a
The Heritage Quilt Project of New Jersey, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
31-025-03

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
DateDataF006b
08/19/1989

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Wild Goose Chase with Signatures
OwnerNameF010
Mulford Quilt
OverallWidthF12a
54 inches
OverallLengthF012b
54 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Red
White
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Disintegration of fabric
Fading
RepairHistF018
Quilt top conserved
LocInscripF022
multiple locations
OtherLocInscripF022a
May have HQPNJ label on back
DateQuiltF023
1800-1849
OtherExDateF023d
1845
OtherDateF023e
Finch, Barbara

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
NumBlockPatF030
one

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Checked
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Embroidery
PaperF038i
no
UniqueF039a
Names embroidered in block centers, using counted cross stitch.

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Polyester

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
medium
DesignF052d
straight line

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Rated 3 (good) on HQPNJ scale for visual effect.

Quilt provenance

ProvStateF057d
New Jersey (NJ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

Quilt purposes uses

PresUseF062
Unknown

Quilt design and materials sources

TopSourceF064
Unknown

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerStateF086
New Jersey (NJ)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
SourceInfoF088b
HQPNJ Quilt Registration Form
DateObtainedF088c
08/19/1989

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female

Image Information

InvenNumF075
31-025-03
ImageConF075a
full view
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
8
19
1989
CE
photocredit079a1
Marti Porreca
DigDateF079a
5
29
2007
CE
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
The Heritage Quilt Project of New Jersey, Inc.
CreditLineF080b
The Heritage Quilt Project of New Jersey, Inc.
CopyRestF080c
Rutgers University Libraries, Special Collections/University Archives, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
DistribRestF080d
Rutgers University Libraries, Special Collections/University Archives, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
DisplayResF080e
Rutgers University Libraries, Special Collections/University Archives, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
LicenseF080f
Rutgers University Libraries, Special Collections/University Archives, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

File Information

function
Image - large display (550 or more 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

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Cochran, R.
dateverified
10
16
2007
CE

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