About this object
Glimpse into the Past. Hawke's Bay Museum honorary curator of textiles Joan Maclaurin is surrounded by historic religious items. The bible she is holding dates back to 1895 and the embroidered dalmatic is also from the 19th century. Exhibition held by the Taradale Potters Group in St Mary's Church, Meeanee Road. Greenmeadow's Mission Trust Board member Beverley Doohan comments that it is a fine display of church embroidery.
Photograph taken on 22 January 1993 and published on that date. Original photograph taken in colour but published in black and white in newspaper.
Daily Telegraph; 1871; 1999
22 Jan 1993
A strip of three negatives on the same subject.
Height x Width: 20 x 35mm
Joan Maclaurin; 29 Apr 2010
gifted by the Daily Telegraph. Reproduction by kind permission of NZME/Hawke's Bay Today.