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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

18.3 x 89 cm (7 3/16 x 35 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .89 x .183

Accession Number

08.437

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of conventional leaves and flowers was made first, and the réseau, in which there are six small holes around the large one was hooked in. Like valenciennes lace. The toilé of this piece is outlined by a series of small openings instead of a heavy thread.

Credit Line

By exchange from Mrs. William H. Kingsland