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Bobbin lace

Flemish


Dimensions

11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .12 x .11

Accession Number

23.699

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment. The design consists of a heart enclosing the letters S CLARA, surmounted by a crown with a fleur-de-lis. Note: A piece of similar appearance is illustrated in the catalogue of lace Musées Royaux des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Brussels called “Monogramme des Archidus Albert et Isabelle.” Details due coune-pied en dentelle de Bruxelles 1599.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss