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Pair of lappets

French
18th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: a .81 x .12 b .83 x .12

Accession Number

23.675a-b

Medium or Technique

Lace, point d'Alencon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The mesh in the middle of each lappet is powdered with small conventional flower and leaf forms. Around this is an ogee border on a ground of finer mesh.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss