OBJECT: 1998.0607 – Shawl / Veil
DESCRIPTION: Tambour with filling stitches, ecru colour, or tea dye.
PATTERN: Flower and foliage filling four corners and along the edges. Scattered flower motif in the body.
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Tambour chain stitch and needlerun filling stitch.
SIZE: 202cm x 202 cm
COMMENTS: Thicker or double outline thread. Large selection of filling stitches. Label removed and placed in bag attached. Some rusty coloured staining. Some tiny holes, broken threads. Generally, very good condition.
DATE: 1900 – 1915
GIFT OF: Not known
REPACKED 4th October 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1464
LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/21330