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Sheet - Double Bed, Embroidered, circa 1880-1920 Reg. No: SH 991016
- Embroidered double bed sheet made in Italy, circa 1880-1920. The donor immigrated to Australia as a child, and remained here although her parents later returned to Italy. She remembered this sheet and two pillow shams from her grandmother's home in Italy during her childhood, and asked her mother to bring them to her on a visit to Australia. They have been passed down the generations in her family.
- White embroidered double bed sheet.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Rosaria Palmese, 1999
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration, embroidery, manchester bedding, brought goods|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Travel - Brought Goods|
|Place & Date Made:||Italy, circa 1880-1920|