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Sash - C.S. Bartolomeo, Yellow, circa 1950s Reg. No: SH 940590
- Yellow sash, embroidered with C. S. Bartolomeo. It belonged to Marcello D'Amico who migrated to Australia in 1955 at the age of 14 from the Island of Salina (Aeolian Islands). The embroidered cross suggests it may be related to Saint Bartholomew (english version of Bartolomeo).
- Yellow sash. Designed to be worn over a shoulder and across the body. Red fringe on both ends. Ends joined by an embroidered cross.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Marcello D'Amico, 1994
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration, religions roman catholic, sashes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Cultural Diversity Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Migration Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CULTURAL IDENTITY|
|Secondary Classification:||Ethnicity - Organisations|
|Inscriptions:||Embroidered: C.S. BARTOLOMEO.|
|Past Owner:||Mr Marcello D'Amico, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s-1990s|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1955-1990|