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Possum Skin Rug

  • Owner:
    Western Australia Museum
  • Location:
    Perth WA Australia
  • Maker:
  • Pattern:
    Animal Skins
  • Pattern:
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 172
    Width: 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

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