A bobbin lace bertha
Object Place: England
52.4 x 110 cm (20 5/8 x 43 5/16 in. )
Medium or Technique
Linen bobbin lace
Not On View
Symmetrical design with central arrangement in center front of bertha, stylized sprays of roses and curling flowering stems spring from center arrangement to each side and extend to center back; a number of small holes and pulls, somewhat yellowed.
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers