Lace edging

French, used in America
mid-19th century


Place of Manufacture: possibly Valenciennes, France; Place of Use: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

13 x 44.6 cm (5 1/8 x 17 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1042

Medium or Technique

Cotton lace (Valenciennes)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Narrow piece of lace with scalloped edge (of type made in Valenciennes, France)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent