Jug cover, white cotton, filet crochet, patriotic design, with a dove of peace (according to donor); blue, red and clear glass beads in clusters
HANDCRAFTS Needlework crochet sample
TEXTILES Table Linen jug cover
History and use
This filet crochet jug cover was made by Mrs Theresa Ada Beadman of Toowoomba during World War 1. During the War, many women included patriotic sentiments in their arts and crafts as a way of demonstrating their support for the servicemen at the front.