Date Made: 1800-1849
Creator: Blaine, Mary
Location Made: Lincolnshire United Kingdom
Quilt Size: 102mm x 150mm
Fabrics: Silk, Wool, Velvet
Project: South Africa Quilt History Project; South African Quilters' Guild - National Quilt Search; East London Museum
In 1850 Mary Blaine and her husband emigrated to Adelaide, Australia where the quilt was always placed on the end of Mary's bed. Mary's daughter, Francis Ann, married Nathaniel Hawke. They emigrated to Pretoria in 1903. Francis died in Pretoria and passed it on to her daughter who moved to East Lond...