Collar

French (Valenciennes)
Late 19th century


Object Place: Valenciennes, France

Dimensions

76.5 x 30 cm (30 1/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.608

Medium or Technique

Linen bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Collar made of band of bobbin lace with design of continuous open work lozenges with rosettes at junction points edged wtih simple scalloped floral lace, pleated and draped in center back, two pendant ends finished with another pattern of lace pleated; many small brownish stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas G. Brown in memory of Mrs. Theodore Kane Gibbs