Framed Egyptian souvenir embroidery; 00321

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New Zealand Museum of the Everyday

Name/Title

Framed Egyptian souvenir embroidery

About this object

Framed embroidery of "Souvenir of Egypt 1945 NZ onward" with an image of person walking a camel and three pyramids with pine trees in between. Embroidered onto black fabric with a tasselled edge. Frame is edgeless with a heavy glass face that has decorative cuts around the edges.

Medium and Materials

fabric
wood
glass
metal

Inscription and Marks

"Souvenir of Egypt 1945 NZ onward" - embroidered text

Measurements

Overall: 353mm (H) x 815mm (W) x 20mm (D)

Credit Line

Collection of the New Zealand Museum of the Everyday

Object Type

table runners

Object number

00321

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