Cape collar of black bobbin lace

French (Chantilly)
mid-19th century


Object Place: Chantilly, France

Dimensions

59.5 x 90 cm (23 7/16 x 35 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.592

Medium or Technique

Silk bobbin lace (Chantilly)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground filled with minute flowering swags tied by ribbons; deep border design of fluted leaves at edge below band of openwork mesh with regularly spaced sprays of roses and poppies.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears