Embroidered Signatures ProjectBristow Marsh Family. Engagement: Cloth

Private Collections
Yorke Peninsula
45cm x 66cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1970-1999 Late)/1983
ID Number
Cloths,Drawn Thread Work,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

Cream linen cloth with a 1cm crochet edge. It has a 1.5cm drawn thread work hem. Stitched with blue thread along the top is the text 'CAROL', 'ENGAGEMENT GUESTS', 'NICK' with two stem stitched blue hearts. All the names are stem stitched in blue.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. Family and friends. This is a record of the guests that attended the engagement party of Carol Bristow and Nic Marsh at Berri, SA on the 29-5-83. Carol's grandmother did the stitching.


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.

Malyschko, David

Malyschko, Sylma

Marsh, Alison

Marsh, Douglas

Marsh, Nicholas

Milzarajs, Hazel

Milzarajs, John

Quinn, Anthony

Quinn, Ros

Rollbusch, Cathy

Rollbusch, Kerry

Saint, Phil

Scordo, Joe

Walker, Dianne