Honiton lace wedding veil and flounce by C. Treadwin

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Details

Medium:
Cotton lace made on pillow Dimensions: 412 x 412 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
J Page

C. Treadwin, an important 19th century Devon lace-maker, owned a small business in Exeter repairing and producing new designs of lace. The veil and flounce form a matching set illustrating the fashion of the period.

Provenance

Acquired by the Honiton Lace Shop (Mr. J. Page), 44 High Street, Honiton.

Venue details

Allhallows Museum High Street, HONITON Devon EX14 1PG 01404 44966 www.honitonmuseum.co.uk

Entry details

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