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Bobbin lace

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

11 x 94 cm (4 5/16 x 37 in.); Legacy dimension: .94 x .11

Accession Number

81.33

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Barbe. An imitation in bobbin lace of the needle point lace called point de Sedan. The raised work makes this appear to be of Flemish origin as it is not found in punto di Milano.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales