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Bobbin lace

German
19th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: a- .63 x .05 b- .64 x .05

Accession Number

13.2853a-b

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of symmetrically arranged sprays of flowers and leaves placed across the lace and the ground, “rèseau”, are made at the same time. The design is outlined with silky linen thread. The straight edge is finished with picots.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell