“I Woke and Found that Life was Duty” Pillow Sham


Quilt Index Record: 1E-3D-27D6

Essay

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Title: Pillow Sham
Date Made: ca. 1880
Dimension(s): 28" x 33"
Collection: Great Lakes Quilt Center/Michigan State University Museum, #2004:157.2,
Deborah Harding Redwork Collection

Project Information

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Michigan State University Museum
InstProjNameF003a
Michigan State University Museum Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
2004:157.2
InstInvContrNumF004a
14.0018

Page 1

QuiltTitleF009
“I Woke and Found that Life was Duty” Pillow Sham
RelnQuiltF007
Quilt collector
ProvCountryF057f
United States
DateQuiltF023
1876-1900
DateFinishF023b
c1880

Page 2-Quiltmaker Information

PresUseF062
Museum collection

Page 3-Physical Description

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Pillow sham
OverallWidthF12a
28"
OverallLengthF012b
33"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Red
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Page 4-Physical Description continued

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton

Page 6-Design and Fabric Sources

ExhibitListF067a
Redwork: A Textile Tradition in America, January 28, 2007 - January 2, 2008, Michigan State University Museum.

Page 7-Owner Information

OwnershipF082
Public- Michigan State University Museum
OwnerNameF082a
Michigan State University Museum
OwnerCityF084
East Lansing
OwnerCountyF085
Ingham
OwnerStateF086
Michigan (MI)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
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Data Verification

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Donaldson, Beth
dateverified
4
9
2014
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Extra Fields

IfQownerF007b
Received as a gift
SourceOtherF006a
Museum employee
SourceInfoF088b
Michigan State University Museum
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Historical and Cultural Information About this Quilt

OtherSourceMat
Red and White: American Redwork Quilts and Patterns by Deborah Harding.

Image Information

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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
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
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Pearl Yee Wong
HolderF080a
MSU Board of Trustees
CreditLineF080b
Courtesy of MSU Museum
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