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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

4.5 x 62 cm (1 3/4 x 24 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .62 x .045

Accession Number

16.112

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of the conventional flowers, a deer and two dogs, is outlined with a woven outline and is joined by the hexagonal “réseau” (“droschel”), typical of Brussels lace. Much worn and mended.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Joy