Embroidered Table Mat, Stylised Acorns; Batt, Dorothy; 1950-1960; WY.2010.7.12

Name/Title

Embroidered Table Mat, Stylised Acorns

About this object

This is a cream coloured embroidered mat with a stylised acorn design. Possibly it was made to sit under a clothes brush or hairbrush.

It was donated by Sheryl Moffat and is believed to have been made her mother, Dorothy Batt, who ran Menzies College cafeteria.

Maker

Batt, Dorothy

Maker Role

Needle worker

Date Made

1950-1960

Period

1950s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, fibre, cotton

Measurements

h 100 mm x w 270 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Art and Design

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles (not clothes)

Object Type

furniture accessories

Object number

WY.2010.7.12

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