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Household Textile - Jug cover

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc 1 Civic Drive & 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Square net cover edged with alternate blue and white beads. A central bow is surrounded with a circular pattern at the edges. Beads inserted in crotched edge
Size
190 mm square
Object Registration
2019.0156
Keywords
handicrafts, food protection, jug covers, bowl cover
Historical information
Covers were used in the early 20th century to protect milk and sugar from flying insects
When Made
Unknown
Made By
Unknown (Maker)
Last updated
4 Feb 2020 at 10:46AM