Duck's In the Pond


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-19BA

Project Information

InstNameF003
Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan Quilt Project
InstInvContrNumF004
04.0071

Page 1

OwnerNameF010
Duck's In the Pond
AltNameF011
The Dewey, Double Squares, Jack in the Pulpit, Broken Dishes
BrackmanF011a
2472, 2473
AddNotesF132
They grew up on the family farm in Magnolia, AR. They were supervised in their quilting by their grandmother, Julia Key Montgomery.
QuiltTopF054
Montgomery, Julia
QuiltedByF055OthPeopleF056MakerGroupNameF097
and her granddaughters
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt owner
LocMadeF057a
Magnolia
ProvCountyF057b
Columbia
ProvStateF057d
Arkansas (AR)

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

ReasonsF060PresUseF062GenderF098
Female
CityF106a
Magnolia
CountyF106
Cumberland
StateF107
Arkansas (AR)
MaidenF097b
Key
BirthDateF099
1883?
EnviroF104cDeathF100
1997
EthnicF101
African American
EdBkgdF102
high school
RelAffF103
Methodist
OccupationF104
house wife
FatherNameF109
Key, _________
MotherNameF111
Key, __________
MarriageF099bSpouseF113
Montgomery, Tom
OccupationF115
carpenter
NoChildF116
1
NoFemF116a
1
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Under 10 years of age
WhyQuiltF119
Necessity
OtherF119a
This quilt was probably made by Bessie Aaron and her siblings as part of their chores.
TeachF129
only informally

Page 3-Physical Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
68"
OverallLengthF012b
75"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
QuiltSpecColorF014aOverallColorF14bOverCondF015
Fair/worn
TypeInscripF019MethodInscripF021LocInscripF022LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
16
SizeBlockF027
15"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
SashWidthF032
2 1/2"
BlockStyleF030a

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038bConstrucF038dConstrucF038gEmbMatF039FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040bNumPiecesF042
5
DescBackF043

Page 5-Binding and Quilting

MatUsedF044FabStrucF045ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
MatUsedF048
No filling
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
5
NumStitchF051
7
DesignF052aDesignF052bDesignF052c
Parallel lines

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

SourceMatF063TopSourceF064

Page 7-Owner Information

IdentPersonF006
Quilt owner
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Julie Aaron-Shyne
OwnerCityF084
Muskegon Heights
OwnerCountyF085
Muskegon
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
AcquiredF058
Inheritance
ProvenanceF058a
1993, Hazel Robinson, grandmother
ReposFile
MichiganMSUMuseum-a0c5x6-a_8092.jpg
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49088
image/pjpeg
AccessF080
Restricted
CopyRestF080c
Michigan State University Museum

Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
7
16
2008
CE

Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Inherited
DamageF016RepairsF017

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

IfQmakerF007aPartDesF007cPattSourceF065

Image Information

function
Image - medium display (250-550 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
InvenNumF075
04.0071
ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Slide
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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