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Crazy Patchwork Panel

Date made: late 19th-early 20th century

Maker: Member of Joughin Family

Description: An unfinished crazy patchwork panel possibly intended to be used as a cushion cover. The panel contains silks, velvets and brocade in a variety of colours. The random shapes are over-stitched in a variety of coloured embroidery threads.

The panel is sewn onto a white, blue and yellow striped piece of flannelette. Each shape is machined onto the flannelette in a random pattern with the edges subsequently covered in decorative over-stitching.

This patchwork panel is from the Joughin family of Cronk Bane, Bride.

Measurements: overall: 41cm x 41cm

Materials: brocade, silk, velvet

Object name: patchwork

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1988-0214


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