Our Heritage – The Pineapple Coverlet
The ‘Pineapple Coverlet’ in the Snowshill Collection of the National Trust is our evidence of the past and our present day inheritance.
Well over two hundred years old, it is remarkable that it still exists in good original condition. Rarely seen, it will go on public display at Berrington Hall in Leominster, Herefordshire from Easter this year until the autumn.
Sheila Daughtree delves into history to find out more about this beautiful part of our heritage.
This article can be found in the May 2017 issue of British Patchwork & Quilting