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Bobbin lace

Flemish (Lille)
19th century


Object Place: Lille, Flanders

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .51 x .16

Accession Number

21.1859

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of a repetition of crudely drawn flower and leaf forms on a ground of loosely twisted mesh powdered with small rectangular spots; along one side and the bottom is sewed a scalloped edge.

Provenance

Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund