Embroidered Signatures ProjectCrystal Brook Methodist Church: Cloth

Private Collections
Mid North
92cm x 88cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1930-1969 Mid)
ID Number
Cloths,Satin Stitch,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

White linen cloth with slightly rounded corners. There is a 1cm crochet edge and all the signatures are stitched in blue. In one corner is a blue shield with a stem stitched double outline. A satin stitched circle with a satin stitched 'K' that touches the sides of the circle is in the lower part of the shield and above the circle is a small stitched 'M'. There is also a blue logo in the corner diagonally opposite the shield. There are some small holes through the cloth and two medium tears on one corner.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. Crystal Brook Methodist Church. Possibly names of the congregation.


Below are the names that have been transcribed from this object. Multiple instances of a name on one object is indicated by a bracketed number after the name. A name in bold appears on other objects. Click these names to see the other objects.

Button, Marjory I

Correll, Arthur T

Crouch, Honor M

Davidson, K Ailsa

Giles, Alison

Goldney, E M

Goldney, Victor H

Jones, M E

Kelly, Colin L

Kelly, R Lace

Kelly, T Lace

Kirk, J A C

Knaggs, R C

Marshall, A L

Mitchell, Frank H

Pearce, E J

Richards, E W

Richards, G A

Saint, Margaret L

Sims, S K

Slater, E Pirie

Slater, Leonard B

Story, A C

Strudwick, Inge

Sutcliffe, L A

Taylor, Eileen L

Taylor, Laurel L

Thredgold, Laurel

Townsend, L R

Tucker, Flora E

Venning, Howard M

Venning, O Liola

Venning, R G

Williams, Edna D

Willington, H J

Wilson, David J

Young, Leith G