Bobbin lace, Potten Kant
Object Place: Antwerp, Netherlands
Legacy dimension: .46 x .115
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The design consists of an alternation of pots from which grow flowers and double branches with a single flower at each end, birds are perched on the branches; the drawing is archaic and angular; the ground is a close heavy mesh called “Fond Chant”, “Fond Double”, etc.
Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.
Arthur Mason Knapp Fund