Lace collar

American
1820–40


Dimensions

29.5 x 94.5 cm (11 5/8 x 37 3/16 in. )

Accession Number

28.239

Medium or Technique

Cotton and linen net ground with silk embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Point. Run-net. Ground: cream-white cotton net. Design: floral spray in each corner and border of flowers in scallops run with silky cream white linen. To match 28.238. Made of two pieces sewed together, possibly two corners of a veil.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth von Stein