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Large headscarf

English
19th century


Object Place: England

Accession Number

51.1381

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd net, lace, Point d'espirit; embroidered, bobbin appliquéd

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Large headscarf with elongated lozenge center and long ties or lappets, ground of point d’espirit minute eyelets embroidered on net, gathered deep ruffle around entire edge of bobbin appliquéd lace in design of small-scale continuous serpentine rose stems with flowers and buds, border design of pendent stylized rose blossoms.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer in memory of her mother Jane Norton Morgan