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Cover

Cover

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1954 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Quarmby, Cicely Victoria (designer and maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tatting lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Elise Whitehead

  • Museum number:

    T.80-1997

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cover made of tatting lace.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1954 (made)

Artist/maker

Quarmby, Cicely Victoria (designer and maker)

Materials and Techniques

Tatting lace

Object history note

The donor commented that Cicely Quarmby was a leading light in the 'Women's Institute' in the Lake District, and that this piece was made for a national competition, in which it won a gold medal. It was given by the maker to the donor.

Descriptive line

Cover made of tatting lace, designed and made by Cicely Victoria Quarmby, England, 1954

Techniques

Tatting; Lace

Categories

Lace; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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