Quilt No.671SL - Sharon Lord

Sharon Lord
Owner: 
Sharon Lord
Location: 
QLD South East
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
CANADA
Date: 
Unknown
Description: 
Cotton quilt, machine sewn and hand quilted. Pattern similar to Double Irish Chain. The background is white and the small squares mainly patterned in pinks, blues, lilacs and greens. The backing is plain white cotton and the padding, which is lumpy, could be some type of cotton.
2057 x 1220mm
History: 

The present owner, Sharon Lord, found this quilt in the basement of a Toronto, Canada, home following the death of her Mother in 1994. Mrs. Howatt's neighbour was an avid quilter and could have made the quilt and it is also possible it was made by Mrs. Howatt's aunt ,Alice Hockley who lived north of Toronto. It is not used.

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