Beaded necklace

C Commons, Maker


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Maker and Role
C Commons, Maker
Description
Beads made from strips of autumnal coloured wallpaper, threaded into a necklace with dark blue and white seeded beads interspersed. Created to help raise funds for the WWI war effort.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper
Processed Material/Glass
Signature/Marks and Type
These beads were made from strips of wallpaper by my parents 2 sisters and myself, so we spent all spare time making no end of them to help raise funds for the war effort during the 1914 1918 WAR
These beads we made when I lived in a village in Shropshire in England.

Sent in by
Mrs C. Commons
12 Waterbank Cres
Waterview 7 Hand-written
Accession No
2012.534
Credit Line
C Commons. Beaded necklace, 2012.534. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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