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Needle lace border

Italian, probably Venice
mid 17th century


Dimensions

17 x 307 cm (6 11/16 x 120 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.904

Medium or Technique

Linen needlelace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Scalloped band, probably used for edging a collar, of fine needlelace patterned with garden urns and five flowers growing from each. Bar ground with some delicate needlelace fillings in the flowers.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection