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Textile fragments

Object Number: 
Z.1171.28-31
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall (Z.1171.28): 7 3/4 x 38 1/8 in. (19.7 x 96.8 cm) Overall (Z.1171.29): 7 1/8 x 37 1/4 in. (18.1 x 94.6 cm) Over
Description: 
Four lengths of textile fragments (flounces) with the same handmade whitework and openwork embroidering at the outer edge, floral and leaf design set in medallions creating a scalloped edge with a row of openwork dots, outside edge is finished with buttonhole stitch, both vertical sides on all pieces are selvaged.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group