Quilt No.1080MBS - Max and Brenda Shooter

Max and Brenda Shooter
Owner: 
Max and Brenda Shooter
Location: 
WA South West
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
AFRICA Zambia
Date: 
1921 - 1940
Description: 
Skin rug made from unknown African animals. Centre backs stitched together in rows, 10 x 4 rows. Tartan backing extends beyond the skins on the front to make a border. 2100 x 1630mm
History: 

The rug is thought to have come from Zambia, Africa and possibly belonged to Mrs. Laura Shooter. It has always been in the Shooter family and is now owned by Max and Brenda Shooter. "We have it because no one else wanted 'THE UGLY OLD THING'. " [Max and Brenda Shooter]

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