after 1945 – before 1949
One of two dolly pegs made by gypsies and sold door-to-door on the Becontree Estate in the late 1940s. Bought by the donor's mother.
Wooden clothes peg wittled from a single branch. Shaped and bound with a tin band, one-quater of the way from the top.
Whole length: 135mm
Entry Number 1715/2 (2007-05-12)