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Object Name: collar & bib

Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom
Date: 1600-1650

Accession Number: 2003.90
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • linen
  • bobbin lace
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidering
Description

White linen bib, rectangular, slit to centre from top edge so that flaps can be turned back forming revers; embroidered large floral pattern in chain, satin, eyelet and loop stitches alternating with border of cut work in small cross pattern; worked on reverse side down slit and along folded back flaps; edged with 10cm band of bobbin lace in scalloped pattern; one small original darn.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 35 cm
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Type: Width
Height: 23
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