Knitted Anzac commemorative poppy; Unknown maker; c. 2015; CR2015.017.2

Name/Title

Knitted Anzac commemorative poppy

About this object

Red knitted poppy with black centre. These poppies are worn on Anzac Day to commemorate soldiers who fought in the wars in which New Zealand has been involved. Hand knitted in red wool in 2 x 2 rib to form circle. Secured with black plastic button in centre. Created especially for the centenary.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Knitter

Date Made

c. 2015

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Cromwell

Medium and Materials

Red wool
Plastic

Measurements

Dia 85mm

Subject and Association Keywords

World War I

Subject and Association Keywords

Commemorative object

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Knitting

Subject and Association Keywords

Needlework

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles

Object Type

Badges, commemorative

Object number

CR2015.017.2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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