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Embroidery – Flags of the allied nations

Date made: 1916

Maker / artist: W.E.

Date collected: 1914-1918

Material: silk

Period: World War 1

Accession number: F5799

Embroidery of the flags of all the allied nations fighting alongside Britain in World War 1. The anchor suggests a link with the Royal Navy. Sadly we don’t know who made it, just their initials W. E. and the date, 8 October 1916.

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