Carolyn Konig


Nelson At Sea 1803 (Code: )

Nelson At Sea 1803
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Nelson At Sea 1803 Nelson At Sea 1803 Nelson At Sea 1803

Table Runner
19 1/2" x 61 1/2"

My Interpretationi is based on a Bed Topper from the V & A Museum, England. Photo in book from the V & A Published Book – Quilts 1700 – 2010, Hidden Histories, Untold Stories edited by Sue Prichard. Maker unknown.

This small valance or cover was displayed at the Naval, Shipping and Fisheries Exhibition at Earl’s Court in 1905 to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of Trafalgar, with a hand-written note stating: ‘Nelson’s quilt, was on Nelson’s bed on board the Victory at Trafalgar’.
Viscount Horatio Nelson (1758–1805) was a British naval commander

Price: AU$25.00
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