Quilt No.27WAM - Western Australian Museum

Western Australian Museum
Owner: 
Western Australian Museum
Location: 
WA Perth
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
AUSTRALIA, WA
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Possum skin rug made from rows of possum pelts sewn to a woollen blue checked blanket. 1720 x 1370mm
History: 

The skins were collected and tanned by the donor's father in the late 1920s and early 1930s in the Wandering-Pingelly-Popanyinning area (WA) where he was a farmer.

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