Fragment of flounce

Belgian
1850–75


Object Place: Belgium

Dimensions

Overall: 165.5cm (65 3/16in.) Other: 28.8cm (11 5/16in.)

Accession Number

63.1066a

Medium or Technique

Duchesse lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wide striped Duchesse lace, enriched with medallions of rose point lace. Dense pattern of rose blossoms and leaves combined with scrolls. Lower edge scalloped, with minor variations caused by outlines of individual motifs. Slightly yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles R. Codman