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Catalog Number 2012.001.013
Description c. 1978 Fine Old Bucks Pattern and Completed Sample consists of 3 pieces that were located between pages 50-51 of 2012.001.003B.
(A) is a small piece of card with "Color-start-Picot-end" and has a list of the colors (red, green, purple, and brown) written in their corresponding color and notes on start, picot, and end.
(B) is a rectangular piece of graph paper with the pattern drawn on it in pencil and holes punched all throughout.
(C) is the finished piece of lace using the Old Bucks Pattern. It is made of white thread and has a scalloped base, with a straight top. There are 6 "bud" shapes along base as well.
Object Name Pattern
Collection r son (AThree-Dimensional Collection
Title c. 1970-1990 Fine Old Bucks Pattern and Completed Sample
Date c.1970-1990
Creator Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett
Role Fiber Artist
Inscription Text none
Provenance Bobbin lace and supplies made/used by Elizabeth Bartlett Murphy, granddaughter of the first Fire Chief of San Mateo, George Bartlett.
Dimensions H-1.25 W-5 inches
Dimension Details measurements for lace
Medium Textile
Search Terms Lace
Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett
Subjects Lace making
Sewing equipment & supplies
Pattern sheets
People Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett