napkins and placemats

maker: Robyn Rich (Australian);  maker: The Peninsula Artisans; 

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table linen, five folded napkins with WRJ, not finished but folded to appear finished. 4 have dark red ribbon, 1 complete napkin, 2 matching placemats, wheat embroidery in 2 corners

These are an even weave linen with delicate pulled thread work and wheat sheaths embroidered in the top corners in one strand of thread, these were inspired by the dinner ware.

Mr. Johnston’s initials have been embroidered in cross stitch over one thread in one strand of thread, and edged with pulled thread work.
Maker and role
maker: Robyn Rich (Australian)
maker: The Peninsula Artisans
Production place
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Media description
linen, thread, ribbon
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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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