Collection2001 National Quilt Register Collection by PWHWestern Australian Museum Collection
Register No.27WAM
OwnerWestern Australia Museum
Location Perth WA Australia
Origin Western Australia
Pattern Animal Skins Pieced
Datec. 1930s
Dimensions (H x W in cm)172 x 137


The skins were collected and tanned by the donor's father in the late 1920s and early 1930s in the Wandering-Pingelly-Popanyinning area of Western Australia where he was a farmer.


Possum skin rug made from rows of possum pelts sewn to a woollen blue checked blanket.

1720 x 1370 mm

This is a historical record and cannot be modified.