Quilt No.1011HC - Historical Society of Cockburn

Historical Society of Cockburn
Owner: 
Historical Society of Cockburn
Location: 
WA Perth
Maker
Maker: 
Mrs Dyer
Made in
AUSTRALIA WA
Date: 
1921 - 1940
Description: 
Handmade quilt in off centre log cabin pattern. Pieces are floral furnishing and dress fabrics, in twenty blocks. There is no padding, and backing is of bright floral cotton. 1900 x 1500 mm.
History: 

Quilt made c.1930 by Mrs Dyer, great aunt of Mrs Jean Willis, who donated the quilt to the Azelia Ley Homestead Museum, Manning Park, Hamilton Hill in 1998. It is owned by the Historical Society, Cockburn, and is on display in the museum.

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