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Rushen Camp internee-made knitted table centre

Date made: 1940-1944

Place made: Port Erin

Description: A white cotton circular knitted table centre made by an internee in Rushen Internment Camp.

Made at Rushen Internment Camp by internees and sold at Collinson's cafe craft shop (run by internees) in Port Erin. Purchased by donor who worked as a secretary at the Second World War camp.

Materials: textile

Object name: table mat

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1995-0186/7



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