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Piece of a narrow flounce of bobbin lace, one of three

Flemish (Brussels)
First half 18th century


Object Place: Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

7.4 x 49 cm (2 15/16 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.602c

Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace, openwork stitch

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Conventionalized pointed fruit, roses and decorative leaves filling entire width of flounce, worked with a great variety of open work stitches; fragile and a number of repaired places.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas G. Brown in memory of Mrs. Theodore Kane Gibbs