Knitted Collar

Description
A finely knitted collar. Knitting involves making loops with two long straight needles, and was a very popular parlor activity in the Victorian Era.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
knitting, collar
made at
United States
ID Number
TE*T11508
catalog number
T11508.000
accession number
215854
subject
Textiles
Victorian Needlework
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
Victorian Needlework
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ida R. Mulvey

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