Collection object: Limerick lace

Black Limerick Lace. Tambour, overskirt. Two sections to this, the skirt itself which is a full round, and an added dorsal part, sewn to the back seam and to the net so as to create a slight bustle. The lower edge of the skirt and dorsal part have a wide border decorated with a trailing foliage pattern. A price tag is attached to the waist with a pin. White printed with black rectangle containing price.
Identifier: 1989.0117
Physical Dimensions: Width of skirt at bottom, when laid flat 95; length of back seam 95.
Date: 1880 - 1915
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