Register No.467PSA
OwnerPioneer Settlement Authority
Location VIC
MakerCWA Group
Origin AUSTRALIA VIC
Pattern Patchwork Community Hexagon
Date1960s
Dimensions (H x W in cm)120 x 70

History

This cot quilt was made specifically for the children's room in 'Towaninnie Homestead' at the Pioneer Settlement, Swan Hill Victoria. It is believed to have been made by the local CWA group in the 1960s. It is displayed on a cot.

Description

Cot quilt of cotton hexagons. There is a central diamond of hexagons and then a repeat diamond motif radiating to the edge. Each hexagon is 40mm. The backing is sheeting or similar and the padding is dacron type.
1200 x 700mm

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