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Trimming, late 19th century

This is a Trimming. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is cotton and its technique is knotting (macramé) using square knots, half knots, double half hitches and a chain of half hitches. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

44.5 x 87 cm (17 1/2 x 34 1/4 in. )

Cite this object as

Trimming, late 19th century; cotton; 44.5 x 87 cm (17 1/2 x 34 1/4 in. ); 1969-147-1

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