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Narrow lace flounce

French
18th century


Dimensions

7 x 51 cm (2 3/4 x 20 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .51 x .07

Accession Number

23.674

Medium or Technique

point,

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of delicate undulating floral garlands. The ground is the typical Argentan mesh. Along the edge are small compartments filled with a finer looped and twisted mesh.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss