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Dining Table Cloth

From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 1 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria

Description
Damask dining table cloth, off-white, stitched motifs throughout of leaves and sprays. Hand stitched hem.
Size
146cm X 206cm
Object Registration
0342
Keywords
margaret amess, samuel amess, jane amess, "tynefield", churchill island, damask, farm, dining table cloth, hand stitched hem
Historical information
Owned by Margaret Amess, youngest child of Samuel and Jane Amess. MA gave the cloth to Mary Clay, aunt of donor, who had been MA's maid prior to marriage.
Significance
Owned by Margaret Amess, youngest child of Samuel and Jane Amess. MA gave the cloth to Mary Clay, aunt of donor, who had been MA's maid prior to marriage.
Inscriptions & Markings
Inked black "M Amess" (ss smudged) in one corner.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM