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Object Detail


A length of raw silk with a thin crimson ribbon attached at two ends. Also attached via threads of unspun silk is a piece of card and a small note on blue paper handwritten in black ink. " The first silk spun in / Taranaki Xmas day 1852 ".
Media/Materials
Production Date
1852
Primary Prod Period
1850s
Subject Category
Accession No
A96.469

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