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85/2828 Macrame wall hanging, jute, [Australia], 1900-1950. Click to enlarge.

Macrame wall hanging, jute, [Australia], 1900-1950

Made 1900-1950

Macrame wall hanging, with woven segmented banding, ending in a single tassle.

Rectangular length of natural-coloured jute macrame work. The varying decorative effects are achieved with the use of two knots, half hitches and Solomon’s knot.

Summary

Object No.

85/2828

Object Statement

Macrame wall hanging, jute, [Australia], 1900-1950

Physical Description

Macrame wall hanging, with woven segmented banding, ending in a single tassle.

Rectangular length of natural-coloured jute macrame work. The varying decorative effects are achieved with the use of two knots, half hitches and Solomon's knot.

Dimensions

Height

570 mm

Width

65 mm

Production

Made

1900-1950

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs G Becker through The Australian Costume And Textile Society, 1985

Acquisition Date

22 December 1992

Cite this Object

Harvard

Macrame wall hanging, jute, [Australia], 1900-1950 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 October 2019, <https://ma.as/46681>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/46681 |title=Macrame wall hanging, jute, [Australia], 1900-1950 |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=23 October 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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