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Sanquhar Knitting

Gloves in the Rose pattern, "EWM" at wrist

Period:
20th Century
Description:
Example of Sanquhar pattern gloves in cream and brown wool to illustrate the "Rose" design. This is one of several variations on the Duke design known as 'squares'. The design was named in 1930 after the birth of Princess Margaret Rose.  The glove has the initials "EWM" knitted into the wristband.
Place of Production:
Sanquhar
Materials/Media:
wool
Dimensions:
length 240mm, width 115mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Accession number:
SQRTM:0207.13
Digital Number:
SQTX009n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council