Tablecloth : crocheted : White ; Ht: 53 in. x W: 53 in.
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Circular with six pointed star in the centre and leaves motifs around Narrative: Donor knitted this tablecloth in Cyprus detention camps #65 & #67 (also known as the “Winter Camps”) over a 2 to 3 month period in 1948 using threads from mattress and wires as needles. she was taught to crochet by a Lithuanian woman in the camp. Donor was born in Moinesti, Rumania. She was evacuated in the Spring of 1941 to Bacau, Rumania then Bulgaria and finally Cyprus at end of December 1947. She immigrated to Israel on October 22, 1948.