CollectionYarra Ranges Regional Museum Collection
External Catalogue
Register No.1262.2017.YRRM
OwnerYarra Ranges Regional Museum
Location Lilydale VIC Australia
MakerMrs Tadgell (or Tatchell)
Origin Mt Evelyn VIC Australia
Pattern Log Cabin Patchwork
DateEarly 1900s
Dimensions (H x W in cm)125 x 157


Made by Mrs. Tadgell (or Tatchell) on a treadle sewing machine whilst living on her dairy farm at Olinda Creek near Chateau Wyuna, Mt Evelyn Victoria. Given to Mrs M Wood, the donor, when a child, for her bed.

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Black velvet quilt, log-cabin pattern in blue, purple, orange and green. Backed with multi-striped cotton material to replace original artificial silk which decayed. No wadding or quilting stitches.

1250 x 1570 mm

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