Embroidered Mat, Flower and Berry Design; Batt, Dorothy; 1950-1960; WY.2010.7.9

Name/Title

Embroidered Mat, Flower and Berry Design

About this object

This is a cream coloured embroidered mat with a flower and berry 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 105 mm x w 275 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Art and Design

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles (not clothes)

Object Type

furniture accessories

Object number

WY.2010.7.9

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