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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

6.5 x 46 cm (2 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .46 x .065

Accession Number

23.692

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of undulating leaves and flowers connected by an elaborate and irregular mesh. The piece which is sewed together in one place is slightly curved.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss