Embroidered Rosella ; Smith, Ada; 1896 to 1897; 500204

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Illawarra Historical Society and Museum

Name/Title

Embroidered Rosella

About this object

Embroidered gros point needlework image of a Rosella on a tree surrounded by leaves in a gold painted gesso moulded frame with glazing.

At the top of the embroidery "Ada Smith Age 12 Years 1896 to 1897"

Maker

Smith, Ada

Maker Role

Needleworker

Date Made

1896 to 1897

Period

Nineteenth Century

Place Made

Woonona, New South Wales

Medium and Materials

wool, wood and glass

Inscription and Marks

"Ada Smith Age 12 Years 1896 to 1897"

Measurements

H 83cm X W 64cm

Object Type

Embroidery

Object number

500204

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