A long rectangular bobbin lace shawl

English
19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

57 x 304.5 cm (22 7/16 x 119 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1338

Medium or Technique

Linen lace with metal snaps

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Symmetrical design of curling blossoming stems springing from line of central ornamental motives; a number of small holes and brown stains.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Aimée Lamb and Miss Rosamond Lamb, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Horatio A. Lamb (to be labelled, Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio A. Lamb)

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb