Bobbin lace cover
8 x 85 cm (3 1/8 x 33 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .85 x .08
Medium or Technique
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Sprays of conventional flowers spring diagonally from the lower edge of the lace. The pattern, or toilé, is outlined with a silky linen thread and joined with a simple twisted réseau. Mounted with a narrow strip of lace and embroidery to form a collar.
Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page