Delectable Mountains


Quilt Index Record: 4A-7F-DF

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Rutgers Special Collections and University Archives
InstProjNameF003a
The Heritage Quilt Project of New Jersey, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
32-044-01

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Blood relative of quiltmaker
Quilt owner
SourceOtherF006a
great-grandson of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
10/07/1989
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Delectable Mountains
OverallWidthF12a
63 inches
OverallLengthF012b
78 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Poor/very worn
DamageF016
Stains
Fading
Disintegration of fabric
Tears or holes
LocInscripF022OtherLocInscripF022a
May have HQPNJ label on back
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
FamDateF023c
1898
OtherExDateF023d
1880's
OtherDateF023e
Hart, Natalie S.

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Horizontal strip
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Other
OtherSpaceF029a
delectable mountain block next to solid triangular block
NumBlockPatF030
one
BlockStyleF030a
Triangles

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Print
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
White
DescBackF043
Solid/plain

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Unfinished/raw edge

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
medium
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
straight lines

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Rated 2 (fair) on HQPNJ scale for visual effect. Interesting setting and arrangement.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Trimmer, Theodore
QuiltedByF055
Trimmer, Theodore

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Chester
ProvCountyF057b
Morris
ProvStateF057d
New Jersey (NJ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt was made by owner's great-grandfather. Owner has pictures, and genealogical information, as well as other quilts.

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
10/07/1989

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Male
BirthDateF099
07/06/1825

Image Information

InvenNumF075
32-044-01
ImageConF075a
full view
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
DateF079
10
7
1989
CE
photocredit079a1
Marti Porreca
DigDateF079a
7
2
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

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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, Rachel
dateverified
11
26
2007
CE

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