OBJECT: 1989.0118 – Black Veil
DESCRIPTION: Black square veil.
PATTERN: Repeated pattern border. Small flowers repeated throughout.
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Heavy darn, filling stitches, tambour and needlerun
FIBRE: Cotton net, cotton thread
SIZE: 140cm x 140cm.
COMMENTS: Very damaged. Possibly with moth and pest.
DATE: 1880 – 1915
GIFT OF: Not known.
REPACKED 3rd May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=911
MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9286