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Bobbin lace

English
19th century


Dimensions

4 x 83 cm (1 9/16 x 32 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .83 x .04

Accession Number

13.2850

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Straight edge, above which are irregularly shaped “à jours” of large mesh; between these are single open flowers. Around the “à jours” is an irregular “toilè” with a large silky outline thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell