A barbe of needlepoint lace

Flemish (Brussels)
Third quarter 19th century


Object Place: Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

135 x 14 cm (53 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.585

Medium or Technique

Linen needlepoint lace with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long oval ends with point d’esprit background and design of scilla, border of pendent blossoms and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears