Bowker, Hester Susa...
Date Made: 1850-1875
Creator: Bowker, Hester Susannah
Location Made: Eastern Cape South Africa
Contruction: Foundation Piecing, Hand Piecing
Quilt Size: 1.05m? x 1.70m
Quilting Techniques: Not quilted
Fabrics: Cotton, Dotted, Floral, Paisley, Striped
Project: South Africa Quilt History Project; Albany Museum
Mrs. Bowker lived on a number of farms in the Alexandria, Fish River and Carlisle Bridge, finally settling at Thornkloof where she lived until her death at 95 years old, outliving her husband by over 30 years.