Quilt No.470BMM - Robert O'Hara Burke Memorial Museum

Robert O'Hara Burke Memorial Museum
Owner: 
Robert O'Hara Burke Memorial Museum
Location: 
VIC North East
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
AUSTRALIA VIC
Date: 
1881 - 1900
Description: 
Miniature crazy quilt either for a baby or a doll. Plain and patterned materials including velvet, satin, sateen and brocade. 4 patches are embroidered and the central patch has a hand painted flower. Each patch is embroidered around the edge with a variation of feather stitch. It has a brown binding and lace edge. The backing is twill cotton.
490 x 390mm
History: 

Unknown. The quilt is displayed in Mrs. Hazelton's shop in the street of shops in the Burke Museum.

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