Quilt No.601PWH - The Pioneer Women's Hut

The Pioneer Women's Hut
Owner: 
The Pioneer Women's Hut
Location: 
NSW Riverina
Made in
AUSTRALIA SA
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Single bed quilt made up entirely of hexagons in 'Granny's Flower Garden' pattern. The rosettes are made up of 8 hexagons and a central one. Native flower prints, including wattle, on a white background. Plain hexagons in white, yellow and blue form a scalloped border. Hexagons are hand stitched and the 2 layers are quilted in running stitch. The backing is a pieced sheet.
2400 x 1500mm
History: 

The quilt was purchased at an Op shop in Nurioopta by Angela Nash and donated to the Pioneer Womens' Hut in 1995. It is occasionally on display at the musuem.

Story: 

Unknown

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