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Embroidered Collar

2015.62.197 (RS222925)

Description

Small, fine, plain-weave cotton collar with design drawn in blue ink and floral scrolls embroidered in pink and green. Two lengths of pink tape stitched to top edges of collar for tie. Lura Burgess Woodside's (1887-1982) first handwork.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Inscriptions
"My first hand work. Lura"
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Collar
collars (neckwear)
cotton (textile)
Accession Number
2015.62.197
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310903

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