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Object Name Pattern, Knitting
Description Knitting pattern book called "Her Excellency's Knitting Book" with mauve cover. Written in pencil at front is the name "Mrs Celland". Book has 11 chapters (army & navy garments, socks, balaclavas, women's, children's, etc), basic patterns, forward by the Countess of Liverpool, advertisements for New Zealand businesses (none from Timaru? but assistance or patterns given by Mrs Bowe, Mrs Guiness, Mrs George Rhodes) Has also had handwritten additions made to it and printed letter at the start "To the Women of New Zealand; who are so nobly responding to the call to provide comforts for our troops..." etc.
Date 1915
Year Range from 1915
Catalogue Number 2011/206.01
Dimensions H-2 W-15.5 L-13 cm
People Celland, Mrs?