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.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Felicity Jill Barry
Copyright: Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 Licence
Garment type: Stole
Material: Lace
Colour: Black
Label: Unlabelled
Date: 1910