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pillow case - craft

From the Collection of Australian Multicultural Community Services Suite 111 44-56 Hampstead Rd Maidstone Victoria

Description
white, linen pillow case
Size
40 cm lenght, 40cm width
Object Registration
003
Keywords
craft, podlachia, poland, embroidery, wedding dowry
Historical information
The pillow case was a part of the wedding dowry of Zofia Mioduszewska. She maid it herself. It was tradition that every young girl had to prepare her own items needed in her new household. Made in 40s.
When Made
40s
Made By
Zofia Godlewska, maiden name Mioduszewska (Maker)
Significance
example of embroidery from Podlachia
Inscriptions & Markings
initials ZG (Zofia Godlewska)
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM