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Bobbin lace, appliqué

Probably Flemish (Brussels)


Dimensions

8.5 x 179 cm (3 3/8 x 70 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.79 x .085

Accession Number

11.79

Medium or Technique

Bobbin, appliqué, lace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bobbin-made ground (droschel) like that made in Brussels. On this is applied a delicate design of vines of bobbin lace with a raised plaited outline. The outline and the réseau are both typical of Brussels but the design is not characteristic.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page