Narrow lace flounce

Flemish
18th–19th century


Dimensions

8.3 x 123 cm (3 1/4 x 48 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.23 x .08

Accession Number

29.1102

Medium or Technique

Linen, point and bobbin mixed, lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: fine Brussels bobbin mesh. Design: delicately drawn conventionalized floral forms worked with needle and appliqued on bobbin mesh. Bobbin heading sewed across top.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Hewson Baltzell