OBJECT: 2011.0003 Alb
DESCRIPTION:. Alb, white cotton with Limerick lace skirt.
PATTERN: The skirt has a scalloped bottom edge from which rise strands of foliage; one at centre back terminates in a monstrance with the letters IHS inside and a dove above; either side the terminals are chalices, over the remainder alternate terminals are either a chalice or sacred heart.
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Limerick Lace.
SIZE: Circumference x 76 cm depth of lace.
COMMENTS: Long sleeve, deep v at front tied at neck Design rises most of height of skirt.
DATE: 1930 – 1950
GIFT OF: Not known.
STORED: Archival Box G
REPACKED 14th March 2019: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1779
LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/56204