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Embroidery

Man’s black satin embroidered waistcoat, about 1838

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Man’s satin embroidered waistcoat, Victorian

Man’s black satin embroidered waistcoat, about 1838

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Georgian Mantua dress

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Women's Court Mantua Dress, Georgian

Pale blue silk brocaded with silver thread and trimmed with silver lace.

Sash of the International Organisation of Good Templars

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Decorative Sash, The International Organisation of Good Templars, Victorian

Decorative red velvet Provincial Grand Masters sash of the International Organisation of Good Templars.

Spinners quilt

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Cotton Spinner's Banner, Victorian

During the Georgian era large mechanised cotton mills began to gradually replace the cottage based industry of hand loom weavers.