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Bobbin lace

Second half 19th century


Dimensions

4 x 77 cm (1 9/16 x 30 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .77 x .04

Accession Number

12.258

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

This piece is not typical of any country. A band of heavy réseau is separated from a band of more delicate work by a row of conventional starlike flowers. The design of toilé is outlined with a silky linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton