Register No.234WG
OwnerWin Groves
Location SA
MakerWin Groves
Origin AUSTRALIA WA
Pattern Utilitarian Wagga Wholecloth
Date1966
Dimensions (H x W in cm)180 x 105

History

Made by the owner Win Groves in Pingrup, WA in 1966. Now used as a drop sheet for painting and for packing when shifting furniture. Made as a necessity for warmth on the farm at Pingrup, when cash was low and they were 'new land farming' in 1966. Cover of green check gingham was the original kitchen curtains in the first house (1952) in Broken Hill NSW. Machine sewn on a Singer treadle sewing machine.

Description

Wholecloth quilt with front and back of green and white check gingham. The filling is made from jumpers, suitings, warm skirts etc. Machine sewn.
1800 x 1050mm

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