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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th–19th century


Dimensions

3.5 x 90 cm (1 3/8 x 35 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .90 x .035

Accession Number

13.2849

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Slightly curved leaves form the lower edge, between these are flowers hanging from a stem with one leaf on it. Above is a row of open flowers. The “rèseau” is typical of Mechlin lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell