star, Christmas

maker: Yvonne Walton;  maker: Sylvia Reeves (active circa 2007);  The Embroiderers Guild, Victoria (Australian, estab. 1960); 

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star, Christmas, two (2), black and gold, eight (8) point stars. Inspired by mirror A1021. Individual members of the Guild embroidered each segment in gold on black silk fabric and they were assembled into slightly 3 dimensional stars by Yvonne Walton. The star is backed with gold tissue paper which rolls over to the front to create a border
Maker and role
maker: Yvonne Walton
maker: Sylvia Reeves (active circa 2007)
The Embroiderers Guild, Victoria (Australian, estab. 1960)
Production place
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Production date
Media description
Silk fabric, tissue paper, beads, sequins
diameter 270 mm
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell.
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