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Shawl - Glory Toom, Crown Prince Border, Melbourne, circa 1990 Object Reg. No: SH 901470

Shawl made by Mrs. Glory Toom, circa 1989 - 1990. The 'Crown Prince' border was named after Prince Gustav of Sweden. It is an Estonian design, where the shawl should be so fine that it is possible to pass it through a wedding ring.
Fine, one ply square shawl with Crown Prince border.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 93.00 cm (Height), 90.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing accessories, cultural maintenance, estonian communities, estonian immigration, handcrafts
Themes this item is part of: Immigration & Artistic Practice Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: CULTURAL IDENTITY
Secondary Classification: Ethnicity - Clothing
Tertiary Classification: regional costume
Maker: Mrs Glory Toom, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989-1990

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