Quilt No.738HHT - Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales

Owner: 
Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales
Location: 
NSW Sydney
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
ENGLAND
Date: 
pre 1850
Description: 
Patchwork quilt with hexagonal panels of cotton printed with floral and geometric patterns in browns, creams, blues and pinks and with a chinoiserie border. The backing is cream calico.
2720 x 2660mm
History: 

This quilt was made in England between 1840 and 1850. It was purchased at auction in 1981 by the Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales. Nothing else is known.

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