CollectionYarra Ranges Regional Museum Collection
External Catalogue http://ww1.yrrmuseumcollection.com/Presto/content/Detail.aspx?q=NjM5Nw==&ctID=NjU2NTFmOTctNzgyNS00YTBlLWJjNzYtYjliNTFkYTI2MTBh&rID=NzU1OA==&qcf=&ph=VHJ1ZQ==&bckToL=VHJ1ZQ==&
OwnerYarra Ranges Regional Museum
Location Lilydale VIC Australia
MakerMrs Tadgell (or Tatchell)
Origin victoria
Pattern Log Cabin Patchwork
Date1900-1939
Dimensions (H x W in cm)125 x 157

History

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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Description

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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