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Bobbin lace, Potten Kant

Flemish


Dimensions

16.5 x 42 cm (6 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .42 x .165

Accession Number

23.694

Medium or Technique

Bobbin, Potten Kant

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of conventionalized pots or baskets and zig-zag lines is on a mesh called “fond chant” or “point de Paris” outlined with a silky thread.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss