Quilt No.306NTA - National Trust of Australia (SA)

National Trust of Australia (SA)
Owner: 
National Trust of Australia (SA)
Location: 
SA
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
Unknown
Date: 
1901 - 1920
Description: 
Quilt made of white cotton net, embroidered or 'voided', with an all-over pattern of parrots perched on branches and flying around a flowering tree. There is a tufted effect on the edges of figures. The top has a centre panel with 2 side panels attached to match the pattern. Quilt is lined with white cotton, and edged with a white cotton fringe. There are 2 matching pillowshams. Handsewn.
11920 x 1830mm
History: 

Maker unknown, believed made c.1900. Owned by the National Trust of Australia (SA), and kept at Collingrove Homestead, Angaston (SA).

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