Lace trim

European
early 20th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 5/8 x 20 3/8 in. (6.6 x 51.8 cm)

Accession Number

2009.5177

Medium or Technique

Cotton Levers machine lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Narrow band of ecru lace trim with curvilinear or “whiplash” forms in the style of Milanese bobbin lace.

Provenance

Collection of Gertrude Mayer; inherited by Jane B. Mayer, Newton Center, MA; gift of Mayer and her husband Robert to the MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Robert and Jane B. Mayer