Quilt No.257MM - Mirgation Museum

Mirgation Museum
Owner: 
Mirgation Museum
Location: 
SA Adelaide
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
AUSTRALIA?
Date: 
1921 - 1940
Description: 
Unfinished patchwork of hexagon patches in cotton, linen and other fabrics. Hexagons have 3cm sides. Fabrics are a mixture of prints and plains, in bright shades and pastels, with reds, greens, blues and pinks predominating. Paper templates are still in place in sections.
980 x 950mm
History: 

Maker unknown, believed made c.1935. The patchwork was purchased at the Tailem Bend Thrift Shop (SA) and donated to the Migration Museum (SA).

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