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Macrame tea-cosy with Australian flora design, 1925 - 1935
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Object statement
Tea-cosy, macrame / velvet / twine, maker unknown, Australia, c 1930
The maker of this tea-cosy is unkown, but it was made in Australia c 1930.

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Tea-cosy, macrame / velvet / twine, maker unknown, Australia, c 1930

Natural coloured twine macrame tea cosy edged along sides with rope-work with 3 loops at the top to form a handle. The body is composed of diamond-patterned macrame to which has appliqued tiger lily and fern fronds in macrame. Interior lined with green quilting over a cotton padding.
Made: Australia; 1925 - 1935
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Production date
1925 - 1935
250 mm
360 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of E Z Horniman, 1944

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/240229 |title=Macrame tea-cosy with Australian flora design |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=20 December 2014 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}

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