Burgoyne Surrounded


Quilt Index Record: 73-19B-44F

Page 1

InstInvContrNumF004
BEL-227
locationF007f
Belfast, NY
DateDataF006b
6/12/1989
InstProjNameF003a
New York Quilt Project
InstNameF003
American Folk Art Museum
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerCityF084
Rushford
OwnerStateF086
New York (NY)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
The owner received the quilt from their mother.
RelnQuiltF007
Mother
QuiltTopF054
Whitney, Jane (b. 1817)
DateFinishF023b
Before 1850
DateInfoF023f
The quilt maker was 35 years old when the quilt was made.
DateQuiltF023
1850-1875
BirthplaceCityF098a
Philliptown
BirthplaceStateF098b
NY
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
ProvStateF057d
New York (NY)
ProvCountryF057f
United States

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MarriageF099b
The quiltmaker was married.
SpouseF113
Whitney, Samuel
OccupationF115
He was a farmer.
NoChildF116
Nine
AltNameF011
Burgoyne Surrounded

Page 3

OverallLengthF012b
97"
OverallWidthF12a
82"
NumBlockF026
20
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
PredomColorsF014
White
SpacingF029
Side by side
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
BordDescF034
There is no border on this quilt.
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
WidthPiecesF042a
34"
ColorBackingF040b
White

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MatUsedF048
Cotton
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
6
DesignF052d
Leaves. The quilting in the body is similar to the quilting in the border. The quilt stitches are even.
OverCondF015
Fair/worn
DamageF016
Fading
Stains
OtherDamageF016a
This quilt is damaged and fragile.

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. Rights and Access

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
American Folk Art Museum
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University and Michigan State University Museum
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
Still Image

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