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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

5.5 x 152 cm (2 3/16 x 59 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.52 x .055 not including muslin

Accession Number

23.704

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A closely arranged, and elaborate floral and rococo design, outlined in part by the characteristic Brussels woven cordonnet. Sewed to a piece of muslin evidently once used as a fichu.

Provenance

Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss