Tape

Maypole Dance

ca. 1770 (made)

Unknown

Length: 0.563 in, Width: 11 in

T.28A-1978 T&F

Tape of linen and worsted, 'Maypole Dance', probably England, ca. 1770

Binding tape of natural coloured linen with decoration in brick red worsted of a central scroll pattern flanked by two pattern warp threads woven simply in and out. Was once attached to furnishing fabric T.28-1978.

Given by the Department of Regional Services

Location: In Storage

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