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Scope note

The forming and interlacing of loops by means of needles according to a prescribed manner or pattern, either by machine or by hand; most often used for textiles or costume.

This term has 6 records attributed within our system.

Connected records

An image of Earrings

Sweet Cherry Earrings

Accession Number: M.2A & B-2009

An image of Textile


Accession Number: T.29-1945

An image of Textile


Accession Number: T.8-1940

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