Cultural Objects, Textiles
PeopleMaker/Creator: Henrietta Mae Boone
PlacesFalling Branch (Courthouse District)
- Length: 20 inches
- Width of rows of rings: 1 inch
- Width to tip of scallop: 1 ¾ inches
- Diameter of rings: ¼ inch
This edging would be a good length to use as a dress collar or edging on a pillow case. It is made of three rows of tatted rings connected by picot knotting. Scallops formed from loops of five connected rings add interest to the outer row.
Henrietta Mae Boone (1892-1993) was the daughter of William Joseph and Mary Simmons Boone. They lived in the Falling Branch community.