Nightdress Case; unknown maker; 1900s; MT1993.29

Name/Title

Nightdress Case

About this object

Nightdress case; a semi circular hand embroidered cream-coloured linen nightdress case, with lace edging. A drawn thread work edge is above the hem on each side. The front side has flower sprays and the initials 'J.H'. The reverse has a leaf shape with flowers, a butterfly and a bee.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Needle worker

Date Made

1900s

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, fibre, linen

Technique

embroidered

Measurements

h 320mm x w 470mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

household textiles

Subject and Association Keywords

household, bedroom

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

textiles

Object number

MT1993.29

Rights

All rights reserved

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