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Bobbin lace

Late 19th century


Dimensions

7 x 137 cm (2 3/4 x 53 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.37 x .07

Accession Number

12.262

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Above the elaborately scalloped edge is a running vine bearing conventional flowers and leaves. The réseau is somewhat like that of Mechlin lace, and the toilé or design is outlined with a silky linen thread.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton