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Doily (USA), ca. 1910

This is a Doily. It was manufactured by Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework (American, 1896–1926). It is dated ca. 1910 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is linen and its technique is stem, roumanian, feather and satin stitches on a plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Margery B. Howe.

Its dimensions are

Diam.: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Doily (USA), ca. 1910; Manufactured by Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework (American, 1896–1926) (United States); linen; Diam.: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Gift of Margery B. Howe; 1985-68-5

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