Quilt No.829NTC - Mrs. F.A.C.Clemons

Mrs. F.A.C.Clemons
Owner: 
Mrs. F.A.C.Clemons
Location: 
TAS Country
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
Unknown
Date: 
Unknown
Description: 
Quilt made from blocks in a fan pattern, 5 blocks across by 6 down. Fans are set on a black background, materials are wool and cotton in a mixture of plains and patterns. Edges of fans are decorated with cream herringbone stitch. Machine pieced with hand stitched repairs.Cream cotton backing folded over to make binding, stitched with pink herringbone stitch. Tied regularly with pink thread. The quilt is padded with wool.
2000 x 1720mm
History: 

This quilt is on loan to the National Trust of Australia (Tasmania), 'Clarendon', from Mrs. F.A.C. Clemons.

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