Quilt No.272EK - Effie Katianos

Effie Katianos
Owner: 
Effie Katianos
Location: 
SA
Maker
Maker: 
Effie Katianos' grandmother
Made in
GREECE
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Wholecloth quilt of golden brown cotton sateen, the backing of a lighter yellow cotton sateen. Hand quilted with an allover repeatingr pattern of a cross within a square. The border is quilted with 4 parallel rows of stitching at the sides, and 5 at the top and bottom. Padding is cotton wadding. 1920 x 1440 mm.
1920 x 1440mm
History: 

Made by the owner's grandmother, her father's mother, for her glory chest, before 1949. Made in Amfisafokidos, Greece. Owned by Effie Katianos, who brought the quilt to Australia in 1956.

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