Quilt No.408MC - Margery Creek for Eugene Creek

Margery Creek for Eugene Creek
Owner: 
Margery Creek for Eugene Creek
Location: 
QLD South West
Maker
Maker: 
Olive Creek and Estella Dingley
Made in
USA
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Wholecloth polyester and cotton quilt in deep orange with centre frame of Creek family crest. The crest is machine zig zag appliqued to white background and has a black border. The quilt is machine sewn, hand quilted, has a white backing and a thin black binding on the border. The padding is polyester.
2235 x 1854mm
History: 

Eugene Howard Creek researched the family crest in the USA in the 1960s. His mother, Olive Glodie Creek (born Dingley) and grandmother Estella Hendershot Dingley constructed the quilt. It is now in Australia with Eugene Howard Creek and Margery Creek.
It is not used.

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