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Narrow flounce

Italian
18th–19th century


Dimensions

8 x 191 cm (3 1/8 x 75 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.91 x 0.08

Accession Number

28.366

Medium or Technique

Linen, point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: twisted mesh forming straight lines across flounce. Design: powdering of small conventional leaf forms, with row of conventional flowers above edge of shallow scallops. Design outlined by heavy linen thread. Bobbin heading sewed along top.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nellie Parney Carter