Banner - GRAYSHOTT

Scope and Content

Banner and pole attached (pole unvarnished wood dowel with green stained ends, finials missing (?), pierced dyed blue and cream plain weave linen ground, blue plain weave linen (?), two pole straps (same fabric) located mid point and lower edge lining, design: blue shield inscribed 'GFS' surrounded by garland of pansies above a sunburst, the word 'GRAYSHOTT' is flanked by cross symbols, garland and shield appliquéd in blue, shades of purple and yellow linen (?), sun, highlights, crosses and letters embroidered in a variety of stitches and matching coloured threads of mercerised cotton (?), blue borders and all edges of the banner outlined with a row of yellow blanket stitches, cord (tied to pole) plaited cord of blue mercerised cotton (?), one tassel located at the lower edge mid point yellow mercerised cotton, tassel head encased in net structure (detached buttonhole stitch) worked in matching thread hanging mechanism.