Collection2001 National Quilt Register Collection by PWHNational Wool Museum CollectionRunning Stitch Collection
Register No.137NWM
OwnerNational Wool Museum
Location Geelong VIC Australia
MakerMrs Brown
Origin Queenscliff VIC Australia
Pattern Patchwork
Datec. 1920
Dimensions (H x W in cm)177 x 175

History

Made by Mrs Brown, Queenscliff Victoria c. 1920. Given to the Running Stitch Group by Cyril Brown. Mrs Brown worked as a mantle-maker in Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC. Her employer supplied fabric samples for the quilt which was her contribution to their home on her marriage.

This quilt is one of a collection of quilts known as 'The Running Stitch Collection' donated to the National Wool Museum in 1989 by the Running Stitch Group. (Barbara Macey, Lois Densham, Susan Denton and Jan Ross-Manley).

National Wool Museum Cat. No 940026 (No 26)

Description

Quilt of brown woollen patchwork on both sides.

1770 x 1750 mm

This is a historical record and cannot be modified.