Deep lace flounce

Italian
early 20th century


Dimensions

296 x 27 cm (116 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .27 x 2.96

Accession Number

18.286

Medium or Technique

Point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: irregular hexagonal mesh with picots. Design: fine rococo ornament, in raised and superimposed stitches, arranged in vertical stripes. Made in the Lace School at Burano under the patronage of the Queen of Italy.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James C. Melvin