HMS Delhi Silk Pillowcase, Pillowcase

Object ID
2002.1068.005
Category
Vessel Equipment - General, Furnishing
Materials
Pink Silk, and paint
Description
This is a square satin and pink pillowcase, with dense pink tassels all the way around. One side is blank and other has a poem with a painted rose along the side, and a depicted image of the HMS Delhi below. The poem is as followed: "Mother Divine, I love you for your kindly ways - your tender loving heart - your hands that seen my childhood days have soothed life's every smart(s) - I love you for your cherry smile through hours of cloud or shine... for reasons new each little while I love you Mother Divine."
Related vessels
HMS Delhi (D47)