Collection2001 National Quilt Register Collection by PWHOakey Historical Museum Collection
OwnerOakey Historical Museum Society Inc.
Location Oakey QLD Australia
MakerUnknown
Origin unknown
Pattern Hexagon Patchwork
Date1900-1939
Dimensions (H x W in cm)94 x 26

History

This quilt is said to be Australian and the label inside the display cabinet reads: "Hand sewn patch work quilt. Over 100 years old. Donated by Terry Smith Country Club Hotel Oakey 6-3-79".

Description

Cotton patchwork cover constructed from hand sewn hexagons (65mm) in cotton and linen furnishing materials. The curved edges are bound with blue and cream printed striped cotton. The backing material is not visible.

941 x 261 mm

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