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English-style Pieced Quilt

Date made: late 19th century-early 20th century

Maker: Member of Lowe Family

Description: A cotton patchwork English-style pieced quilt with a Turkey red and white check pattern of nine-patch blocks alternating with large plain white squares. Some of the white squares are of a brocade patterned fabric.

The quilt is backed with a white cotton fabric and is machine-quilted onto the backing.

This quilt is from the Lowe's family home in Lezayre.

Measurements: overall: 201 cm x 175 cm

Materials: cotton

Object name: quilt

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1975-0130


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