Quilt No.259MM - Migration Museum

Migration Museum
Owner: 
Migration Museum
Location: 
SA Adelaide
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
WALES
Date: 
1881 - 1900
Description: 
Wholecloth quilt with top of dark purplish-pink cotton sateen and backing of black sateen printed with pink flowers. Hand quilted all over with a variety of patterns, including spirals and diamonds, parallel lines and hearts in the borders. Centre has a curved diamond shaped motif within a circular border of spirals. Padding is wool.
1990 x 1730mm
History: 

Maker unknown. Made in Wales around 1890. Purchased from Christies auction 1985 by the Migration Museum (SA).

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