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Bobbin lace

Flemish
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

5 x 12 cm (1 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .12 x .05

Accession Number

81.3

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

This lace was not made in the same town and by the same people as the beautiful Antwerp, Binche and Brabant laces; it might possibly be Danish. Carolina Amai, 1906 Reseau and loose woven outline like those of Brussels lace. Much like joined to them when given.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales