Reference number
  • F/011
  • Collection
  • c. 1870
Extent and medium
  • 2 items
  • ┆Two books of samples of lace patterns. The books are made of pink fabric sewn into a book format and the lace patterns are sewn onto these fabric pages. In some cases the type of thread used is noted. Some of the samples may be made by crochet as well as traditional lace-making. The date of 1870 was recorded on the original packaging (plastic folder with sticky label stating "lace fragments c.1870").
Access status
  • Open
Conditions governing access
  • Available for research.
Conditions governing reproduction
  • Photographs may be taken for private research purposes only.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
  • It is not known how this item came into the collection.
Archivist's note
  • Catalogued by Katharine Short, Archivist.
Date(s) of descriptions
  • July 2019