Banner - CLAPHAM HOLY TRINITY ( Banner and Pole )

Scope and Content

Banner and pole, pieced panels of blue brocade cotton/synthetic (?) with repeat pattern of small roundels, blue velvet silk ground, blue satin weave cotton (?) with horizontal band in the same fabric stitched in lower section to accommodate carrying pole, a manufacturer's cream woven label is inscribed in black with ''J. WIPPELL & CO LTD EXETER LONDON & MANCHESTER

MADE IN ENGLAND' lining, design: 'CLAPHAM', 'GFS' and 'HOLY TRINITY' embroidered to appliquéd ground of cream satin weave cotton(?) outlined with laid and couched cream mercerised cotton (?) threads, to each vertical panel a single lily stem appliquéd in green and cream satin weave cotton (?) outlined with laid and couched threads in matching colours, details embroidered, panel edges accentuated by cream and blue synthetic (?) woven narrow braid, side edges trimmed with same woven braid (see' design'), lower edge trimmed with fringe of alternating bands of blue and cream silk (?), six tabs of self-lined velvet (same as that used in ground, see 'ground'), hand stitched eyelet hole stitched to each corner tab hanging mechanism.