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    Posted 2 years ago

    Golgatha
    (123 items)

    For wool flower embroideries aficionados. Here are three examples from - according to an expert - ca. 1850-1880.

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    Lrg Antique Victorian Meriden Britannia Silverplate Merman Cherubs Centerpiece
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    2 Depression PINK CARNIVAL GLASS Cabinet Knobs Drawer Pulls Vintage Victorian
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    VICTORIAN ANTIQUE SKELETON CLOCK working order NEEDS REMOUNTING & TIDY fusee
    VICTORIAN ANTIQUE SKELETON CLOCK wo...
    $195
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    Bridge Floor Lamp Shade Victorian Pleated & Fringed Tailor Made Lampshades Brown
    Bridge Floor Lamp Shade Victorian P...
    $175
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    1. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 5 months ago
      To embroider such fine examples took hours of practice. Back in Victorian times, young ladies were schooled to learn such work. Ben Marks, the Senior Editor of CW wrote an article on this subject..worth reading! “ The Dawn of DIY: When it Was Hip to Stitch”

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