cuff; textile

Black felt cuff with a cloud pattern outline accentuated by red felt appliqué. Towards either end of the textile is an area decorated with "fish scales". These are created by appliquéd cut red felt shapes accentuated with white chain stitch. The black felt at the centre is decorated with an appliquéd red foliate/floral motif. The edges of the appliqué are decorated with white piping sewn on by black machine stitching.

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