Quilt No.704MT - Margaret-Anne M Thomas

Margaret-Anne M Thomas
Owner: 
Margaret-Anne M Thomas
Location: 
VIC Melbourne
Maker
Maker: 
Jeanette Thomas
Made in
AUSTRALIA VIC
Date: 
1901 - 1920
Description: 
Multi coloured square cotton pieces used to form a 'postage stamp' pattern. The squares are 25mm and the quilt is hand pieced and hand quilted. There is a thin edge of brown on all sides. There is no padding and the backing is joined pieces of floral cotton.
2330 x 2130mm
History: 

Jeanette Thomas (born Dick) made this quilt in Melbourne prior to 1918. She was born in Norther Ireland in 1847 and died in Melbourne in 1918. The quilt was owned by Jeanette's son John L.Thomas and is now owned by her grand-daughter Margaret-Anne M. Thomas. It is used for display purposes only.

Quilt maker Jeanette Thomas (nee Dick)
Quilt maker Jeanette Thomas (nee Dick)
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