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Bobbin lace

19th century


Dimensions

7 x 120 cm (2 3/4 x 47 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.20 x .07

Accession Number

12.291

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

This piece is not typical of any country. The scalloped edge consists of separate flowers. Above these is a simple twisted réseau powdered with circular holes. The design and holes are outlined with a silky linen thread. This piece was made up in the shape of a collar when given.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton