Quilt No.530DC - Diana Cameron

Diana Cameron
Owner: 
Diana Cameron
Location: 
TAS Hobart
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
Unknown
Date: 
pre 1850
Description: 
Small patchwork piece possibly made from salesman's samples. There is no opening in the back so it is not a cushion cover. There is no padding. The backing is green polished cotton. There is a 40mm fringe around the edge.
520 x 520mm
History: 

The maker and country of origin are unknown. The present owner, Diana Cameron, is well known in Launceston for her knowledge of textiles and as a quilter. She has been quilting since the 1930s, her mother having taught her 'English piecing'.

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