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English
Second half 19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

17.5 x 63.8 cm (6 7/8 x 25 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.851

Medium or Technique

Silk machine-made lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Machine-made (bobbin-type). Long, pointed oval in shape; scalloped edges. Ivory silk of various weights. Design of rosettes with long, radiating secondary petals and smaller rosettes in border. Made up of several pieces, some gathered, and stitched together. Yellow stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard B. Hobart