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'Northern Ireland Peace Quilt', by Women Together. (Photo: Colin Peck)
'Northern Ireland Peace Quilt', by Women Together. (Photo: Colin Peck)

 

Title of Textile:Northern Ireland Peace Quilt
Maker: Women Together
Country of Origin: Northern Ireland
Year Produced: 1994
Size (cm): 182cm x 162cm
Materials: Cottons
Type of Textile: Patchwork quilt
Description:

In the words of Pat Campbell, the custodian of the quilts made by Women Together since the 1970s: "It is the product of the work of women and women's organisations all over Ireland, with one panel from Scotland. The patches on the quilt reflect the key elements of what is required for peace. We, as women directly affected, many of us bereaved, wish to have contributed to the peace process and stop the violence."

Owner: Pat Campbell
Location: Northern Ireland
Original / Replica: Original
Photographer: Colin Peck





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