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Sanquhar glove cuff pattern sampler

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Sampler of Sanquhar glove cuff and stocking top patterns in black and white wool, knitted in a long tube. This sampler was knitted by Miss Jane N Forsyth, then in her seventies, using size 15 needles and 3 ply wool. It has the detail "J.N. FORSYTH" at one end. Her work was displayed at various country shows over the years.

Place of Production:
Sanquhar
Materials/Media:
wool
Dimensions:
length 550mm, width 70mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Accession number:
SQRTM:1997.4.18
Digital Number:
SQTX003n
Creation Date:
c1992
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council