Manicure Case, Elizabeth Geddes

Manicure Case, Elizabeth Geddes

Manicure Case
Elizabeth Geddes
1955
United Kingdom
Silk, hand embroidered with silk and gold thread and embellished with glass
Museum no. CIRC.240-1962

Elizabeth Geddes trained at Reading Univeristy of Art as a book illustrator and wood engraver, before studying hand and machine embroidery. She did freelance work for the NDS as creative assistand to Iris Hills, 'Expert in Charge'.