Embroidered souvenir WW1; Unknown; c.1914-1920; 2019.23.1.1

Name/Title

Embroidered souvenir WW1

About this object

WW1 souvenir of Egypt, silk square half black diagonally and half white, cream lace around edging. stitched on the cloth in chain stitch "Souvenir of Egypt 1918,"
it also has a stitched crown just under the writing and the words "6th NZ Manawatu Mounted Rifles" in chain stitch in colours of yellow, tan cream and purple.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

c.1914-1920

Place Made

Egypt

Medium and Materials

silk/cotton

Measurements

53cm square

Subject and Association Description

memorabilia WW1

Credit Line

Mrs June K Weber

Object Type

embroidered souvenir

Object number

2019.23.1.1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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b & w photo
embroidery
Navy
silk
WW1

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