Quilt No.622PWH - The Pioneer Women's Hut

The Pioneer Women's Hut
Owner: 
The Pioneer Women's Hut
Location: 
NSW Riverina
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
Unknown
Date: 
Unknown
Description: 
Patchwork top with a centre frame of a mauve cross outlined in black within a square bordered with pink. The rest of the top is rectangles and squares in a wide variety of materials. There is no padding. The backing is brown, possibly curtain material.
1910 x 1480mm
History: 

The name of the maker, the place where the quilt was made and the date are all unknown. The quilt was found at a rubbish tip at Yanakie, near Wilson's Promontory, Victoria by Hazel Hayes of Endeavour Hills and donated to The Pioneer Women's Hut by Hazel Hayes and Margaret Rolfe, Canberra. It is too fragile to be displayed but is shown on request.

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