Collection object: Alb

Alb, cotton. White cotton body with Limerick lace fringe around bottom of body. Fringe has wide but fairly open bottom border with foliate design. Rising above the border are alternating sacred hearts and IHS; above this again are two rows of foliage and grapes. At the neck are two tapes of silk? to fasten the wide plunging V front. On the inside, just above the lace is an embroidered label, blue on white, Little Company of Mary.
Identifier: 2006.0022
Physical Dimensions: H. c130.0 from centre of neck to base of fringe, w. of fringe c 68.0
Date: 1925 - 1975
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