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DOILIES

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Nine white, round doilies. The center is made of linen with Italian cutwork and needle fillings. There are four small squares, one in each corner. Between which are bunches of three flowers. The cutwork is candy cane shaped. The outer border is a simple plaited bobbin lace edge. It has scallops with three openings in each.

Category:
textiles
Object name:
DOILIES
Made from:
Linen
Made in:
ITALY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.94.1-9
Class:
Linen/lace
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973