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Flounce

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 121 1/4 in. (28 x 308 cm) including lace

Accession Number

38.1063

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Flounce of fine white linen worked with silver thread in pattern of delicate scrolls, horns of plenty, flowers, foliage and grapes. Edged with bobbin lace (Binche). Worn and mended.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman