Lace stole with bold motifs

This shawl with bold motifs in knitted lace measures 236 x 40cm. It was owned by Julia Torrens and acquired when she was about 50 years old. Read more about wearing the colour black in the New Zealand Fashion Museum publication Black: The history of black in fashion, society and culture in New Zealand.

Details

Credit: Loan courtesy of Felicity Jill Barry
Garment type: Stole
Material: Lace
Colour: Black
Label: Unlabelled
Date: 1910