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Doilies - Crochet doilies (small)

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
3 cotton doilies (small ornamental mat), cream crochet cotton.
Size
13 cm diam.
Object Registration
5527
Keywords
doilies, crochet
Historical information
3 Cotton doilies, possibly hand made in the 1950s for domestic use. Doilies like this were used to protect furniture from scratches and for ornamental use. These doilies are crocheted using fine cotton thread in a nine-point leaf design within a circle.
When Made
1950s
Last updated
11 May 2018 at 2:25PM