Early specimen of artificial silk made by Sir Joseph Swan, 1883; crocheted/embroidered by Lady Swan to form a border to a handkerchief, for display at Exhibition of Inventions, London 1885.
Silk handkerchief with border of artificial silk made by Sir Joseph Swan, 1883; border crocheted by Lady Swan for display at the Exhibition of Inventions, London 1885.
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- Morcom, Mrs. F. Isobel
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