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Cape

A work made of cotton, machine-made twist net; embroidered in chain stitches (tambour work); edged with machine-made picots.
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  • A work made of cotton, machine-made twist net; embroidered in chain stitches (tambour work); edged with machine-made picots.

Date:

1850s

Artist:

England or France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Cape

Origin

England

Date

Made 1850–1859

Medium

Cotton, machine-made twist net; embroidered in chain stitches (tambour work); edged with machine-made picots

Dimensions

85.2 × 206.9 cm (33 1/2 × 81 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lucy Duncan Hall

Reference Number

1942.436

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