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The Second World War

Embroidered fire screen and folding table

Period:
20th Century
Description:
Embroidered fire screen and folding table commemorating the end of World War 2.  The embroidery was hand sewn by the late Mrs Robina McClymont of Stranraer and it depicts images of VE and VJ day, allied nation flags, and Houses of Parliament with searchlights.
Place of Production:
Stranraer
Materials/Media:
wood, glass, textile
Dimensions:
660mm x 56mm x 800mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 2006.12.1
Digital Number:
SRFU008a, SRFU008b
Creation Date:
1945
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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