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Collar and cuffs

Collar and cuffs

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1860-1869 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pleated muslin, embroidered cotton, pillow lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the family of Major and Mrs. W. Mackay Mackenzie

  • Museum number:

    T.220B to D-1915

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Collar and cuffs of pleated muslin, with embroidered insertions (radiating on the collar) of dark blue cotton. They are decorated with wavy floral stems and a row of pointed leaves along the edge. They are trimmed with scalloped Midland Counties pillow lace of an interlaced design.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1860-1869 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Pleated muslin, embroidered cotton, pillow lace

Descriptive line

Collar and cuffs, embroidered muslin, England, 1860s

Materials

Muslin; Cotton; Pillow lace

Techniques

Embroidering; Pleating; Weaving

Categories

Accessories; Women's clothes; Fashion

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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