Scarf/sash

Production date
Unknown
Description
Jewish scarf. Black fine crepe cloth, rectangular with diagonal ends. Made by Margot Phillip's sister. Margot and sister are of Jewish descent, and they escaped the Holocaust and moved to Hamilton, N.Z in the 1950s. It is a Jewish custom to produce a piece of embroidery when a woman comes of age.
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Media/Materials
Cloth
Measurements
280 x 860mm
Production place
Collection
Department Collection Type
Credit line
Gift of Sue Wright
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession number
2001/12/1

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