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Object ID # 1974.051.005
Object Name Lambrequin
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Green velvet and reddish/maroon felt shelf drape (lambrequin) with machine embroidered white daisy design with yellow centres and green fronds on the lower red portion. There are also three red pom-poms and two green pom-poms attached with a pin.
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by Margaret Stewart (neé Lauder) whose family had connections to the Durham area of Grey County.
Collection Household Equipment, 19th-c Collection
Material Velvet/Felt/Embroidery Thread/Thread
Found Durham, Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
People Lauder, Edward
Stewart, Margaret
Subjects Embroidery
Function A lambrequin is a mantle cloth or shelf edging/valance. Used for decorative purposes.