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Bi-Centenial Embroidered Screen

[Indoor item] (1988)

The Yarn Market in Molong is home of the Bi-Centennial Embroidered Screen of Molong which is in situ in the c1875 Cobb & Co Coach House which sits on the Village Green together with the three remaining walls of the original horse stable.

200 year history of Molong – This magnificent screen took 4 years to design and embroider – sixty ladies and five men worked hundreds of hours – Farmers donated wool and mohair and the ladies spun the wool and hand dyed with berries,grasses, bark etc – there are over 30 different embroidery stitches.