Long White Scarf
OBJECT: 1984.0112 – White Stole (Scarf)
DESCRIPTION: Limerick lace white stole/veil of top quality of work and design.
PATTERN: Flowers and leaves throughout. Elaborate caskets filled with spot in diamond.
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Spot in diamond. Heavy darn. Light darn. Pulled seed. Cobwebs. Limerick Lace.
FIBRE: Silk net. Silk thread used – thicker cotton thread used in the outline.
SIZE: 36cm x 255 cm
DATE: 1880 -1900
COMMENTS: Damaged – but very beautiful piece. Top quality.
GIFT OF: Not known.
STORED: Archival box A
REPACKED 18th May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1194
LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/6564