Bobbin lace

Flemish
19th century


Object Place: Lille

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .44 x .13

Accession Number

21.1871

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of a repetition of elaborately conventionalized flower and leaf forms crudely drawn on a ground of loosely twisted mesh powdered with small rectangular spots.

Provenance

Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund