1828. Drawn threadwork and embroidery pair of collars

  • Type: Drawn threadwork and ¬†embroidery
  • Purpose: pair of collars
  • Date: 1900-1920
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 16cms
  • Length: 25cms
  • Notes: Made on cotton fabric, in two designs on alternating lines. They are mirror imaged for shape. At some point the work has been cut down a little on the outside curve, perhaps as the fashion had changed. However, they have never been used. Instead they have been mounted on light green tissue as a work of art.
  • Catalogue no: 2778
left hand curve

left hand curve

close up of alternating rows

close up of alternating rows

right hand curve

right hand curve

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