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NPWHF0790 - Doily, Embroidered

Linen, rectangular in shape, 42.5 cm in length, 29 cm wide to joining/excess thread, but 28.5 cm to edge.  Crocheted border.  There is a rectangular brown and green border.  Outside of it is a dark blue zig-zag pattern.  At the middle of each side is a yellow flower with dark blue stems.  On both sides of the flower are green palm leaves in two shades of green.  The flower has a full circle, gold middle with yellow sun rays over the top, 180° from west to east.  In each corner are what looks like four ears of corn with green leaves.  One ear is in the corner with the other three above it.  

Object ID: NPWHF0790 - Doily, Embroidered

Materials: cotton

Dimension: 42.5 cm long, 29 cm wide to joining/excess thread, but 28.5 cm to edge

Provenance: WATERS, Margaret


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