Series NDS/GB - Examples of British Needlework

Tudor Flower Motif Belt with Purse and Pincushion (Version 1) Belt with Purse and Pincushion (Version 2) Needlepoint Lace Sampler (Version 2) Stump-work Picture (Version 1) Stump-work Picture (Version 2) Sampler (Version 1) Sampler (Version 2) Apron Baby's vest Quilt (Version 1) Quilt (Version 2) Georgian Waistcoat Apron Border fragment Pole Screen Panel Samples of needle-lace fillings Corner of Handkerchief Ayrshire Christening Robe (Version 1) Ayrshire Christening Robe (Version 3) Ayrshire Christening Robe (Version 4) Ayrshire Christening Robe (Version 5) Infant's Bonnet (Version 1) Infant's Bonnet (Version 2) Handkerchief, Ayrshire embroidery Sleeve with embroidered cuff (Version 1) Sleeve with embroidered cuff (Version 2) Sleeve (Version 1) Sleeve (Version 2) Sleeve Strip of Embroidered Net Cushion cover Curtain (Version 1) Curtain (Version 2) Panel - 'Carnival' (Version 1) Panel - 'Carnival' (Version 2) Map Tea cosy Sachet Nursery tablecloth - 'Weather house' (Version 1) Nursery tablecloth - 'Weather house' (Version 2) Missal cover Folder of machine embroidery (Version 1) Folder of machine embroidery (Version 2) Cushion Gold-work sampler Decorative Animal (Version 1) Decorative Animal (Version 2) Nursery Tablecloth

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Examples of British Needlework


  • 16th century to mid-20th century (Creation)

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73 items

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71 textiles originating from Great Britain.

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