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Catalog Number 2012.001.007
Description c. 1970-1990 Small Medallion Pattern and Completed Medallion consists of a yellow card (A) with handwritten notes in pen on how to make medallion, a green card (B) with the pattern in black ink and holes poked out, a piece of graph paper (C) the same size as green card, with same pattern and hole punches, and a completed lace medallion (D) using the pattern depicted on the card. Medallion is made of white, cotton thread
Object Name Lace
Collection Three-Dimensional Collection
Title c. 1970-1990 Small Medallion Pattern and Completed Medallion
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.
Dimension Details (A) 11" x 3.75"
(B) 4 7/8" x 4 5/8"
(C) 4 7/8" x 4 5/8"
(D) 2.75 x 2.75
Medium Textile
Search Terms Lace
Sewing
Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett
Subjects Lace making
Sewing equipment & supplies
People Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett