Crossed Laurel Leaf


Quilt Index Record: 4A-7F-EA4

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Rutgers Special Collections and University Archives
InstProjNameF003a
The Heritage Quilt Project of New Jersey, Inc.
InstInvContrNumF004
HC-088

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
Relative of quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
10/25/1997
IfQownerF007b
Inherited

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Crossed Laurel Leaf
OverallWidthF12a
96 inches
OverallLengthF012b
96 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
White
Red
Green
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Fading
OtherLocInscripF022a
May have HQPNJ label on back
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
OtherExDateF023d
circa 1850
OtherDateF023e
Erickson, Rita

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
one
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBordersF033
three
BordDescF034
very wide, double sawtooth

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
ConstrucBindF046
Bias grain
Cording

Quilt batting

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

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
fine
DesignF052a
Outline
DesignF052d
stencil designs

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
Rated 4 (excellent) on HQPNJ's scale for visual effect. Lovely quilt, lightly used.

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Unknown, quilter
QuiltedByF055
unknown, quilter

Quilt provenance

ProvCountyF057b
Hunterdon
ProvStateF057d
New Jersey (NJ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
Quilt made by owner's ancestor.

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
10/25/1997

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female

Image Information

InvenNumF075
HC-088
ImageConF075a
full view
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Print
DateF079
10
25
1997
CE
photocredit079a1
Veronica and Robert Mitchell
DigDateF079a
12
2008
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
3
2
2009
CE

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