Decorative Arts and History Museum

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Fine collection of Irish whitework.

According to their website: "This collection comprises carpets (mainly Irish-made), tapestries, curtains, embroideries, sampler quilts, fabric fragments and lengths, equipment, pattern designs, and sample books relating to mainly Irish textile production. The Irish silk and poplin industries of the 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries are represented as well as Irish sprigging or whitework, and Mountmellick embroidery." --http://www.museum.ie/en/collection/textiles.aspx

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