Quilt No.1055BB - Brenda Bird

Brenda Bird
Owner: 
Brenda Bird
Location: 
WA South West
Maker
Maker: 
Mary Jane Farmer
Made in
AUSTRALIA WA
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Suffolk Puff quilt made from a variety of scraps of dress materials including cottons and terylene. It is backed with white cotton sheeting and edged with a frill of white terylene. There is a matching pillow sham.
1740 x 1300 mm.
History: 

The quilt was made by Mary Jane Farmer (1894-1996) between 1930 and 1959 in Boddington WA. It was then owned by her daughter and is now owned by her grand-daughter Brenda Bird.

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