Category Archives: Nightdress Case

2318. Embroidered Nightdress case

Type: embroidery Purpose: Nightdress case Date: 1900-1940 Colour: natural and coloured stitching Width: 42cms Length: 32cms Notes: All hand worked. Cross stitch in 3 shades of green, 2 shades of tan. Surround by edging of scalloped tape backed by matching … Continue reading

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2317. Linen nightdress case with whitework embroidery and crochet

Type: Whitework hand embroidery and crochet Purpose: Nightdress case Date: 1900-1920 Colour: white Width: 50cms Length: 35cms Notes: All hand worked. Front flap of triangle of 48cms wide and 34cms deep. Triangle embroidered by whitework capital letter “A” embellished with … Continue reading

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2316. Linen embroidered nightdress case with bobbin lace edging

Type: hand embroidery and bobbin lace Purpose: Nightdress case Date: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 46cms Length: 32cms Notes: All hand worked. Front flap folded to a “V” shape and much of upper surface lightly embroidered with lengths of thread held … Continue reading

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2315. Whitework hand embroidered nightdress case

Type: Whitework hand embroidery Purpose: Nightdress case Date: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 46cms Length: 36cms Notes: All hand worked. On heavy cotton in satin weave. Art nouveau design with scalloped edge. Enhanced by hand knitted edge. Catalogue no: 2966

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2314. Linen embroidered nightdress case

Type: Linen embroidered Purpose: Nightdress case Purpose: 1900-1940 Colour: natural Width: 47cms Length: 29cms Notes: Embroidery in red in quickly done stitches. Edged with semi circles of crochet. Owner – E Hudson. Name done in red cross stitch using fabric … Continue reading

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2313.Drawn threadwork and needlepoint Linen nightdress case

Type: Drawn threadwork and needlepoint Purpose: Nightdress case Date: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 36cms Length: 28cms Notes: All hand worked.Corners in needlepoint some on surface, some cut away. Bands of drawn threadwork. Catalogue no: 2968

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2312. Crochet nightdress case

Type: Crochet case Purpose: Nightdress case Purpose: 1900-1915 Colour: white Width: 42cms Length: 42cms Catalogue no: 2974

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2311. Whitework hand embroidery nightdress

Type: Whitework hand embroidery Purpose: Nightdress case Purpose: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 50cms Length: 39cms Notes: All hand worked. Adapted from pillow case of 1840-1850 from design, original purpose unknown. Catalogue no: 2970

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2310. Whitework Hand embroidery Nightdress case

Type: Whitework hand embroidery Purpose: nightdress case Date: 1900-1920 Colour: white Width: 47cms Length: 32cms Notes: On coarse linen, badly cut. Catalogue no: 2969

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2309. Machined tape lace nightdress case

Type: Machined tape Purpose: nightdress case Date: 1900-1915 Colour: white Width: 52cms Length: 34cms Notes: Machned tape lace connecting embroidery. Central panel of Tenerife style work. Unsophisticated work. Catalogue no: 2971

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