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Border or flounce

Irish (Youghal)
1910


Object Place: Youghal, Ireland

Dimensions

11.2 x 386 cm (4 7/16 x 151 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.991

Medium or Technique

Lace, Point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Border or flounce, made for the coronation of King George V and Queen Mary. Pattern of small leaves and flowers, some fanciful, with a variety of fillings, connected by bars bearing picoté loops. One edge straight; other edge scalloped, shwing five blossoms alternating with single ogee-shaped leaves. Linen browned in places.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susan D. Bliss