Quilt No.907GM - Gloria Martin

Gloria Martin
Owner: 
Gloria Martin
Location: 
QLD Brisbane
Maker
Maker: 
Bessie Gray
Made in
AUSTRALIA NSW
Date: 
1941 - 1970
Description: 
Double sided quilt machine made from clothing scraps. Shapes are mainly rectangles in corduroy and wool blend. The padding is an old grey blanket.
1524 x 1372mm
History: 

The quilt was made by Bessie Gray on her treadle machine at St. Mary's Sydney c.1950. It is one of many Bessie made for warmth. She gave it to Gloria, her daughter, in 1980 when Gloria lived in Sydney. Since then Gloria has taken it to Queensland.

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