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DOILY

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A round ecru Italian crochet doily. The center section is made in a design of three rows of hexagonal medallions. There is infilling of plain mesh surrounded by a plain crochet chain mesh. There is a scrolling border of leaves with Irish type floral and grape motifs. The edging has a small fringe.

Object name:
DOILY
Made from:
Cotton
Made in:
Italy
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.125
Class:
Lace
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973