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Piece of lace

English (Honiton)
late 19th century


Object Place: Honiton, England

Dimensions

29.21 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.886

Medium or Technique

Cotton; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bobbin and needle lace (cotton)
Oval-shaped cap crown. Typical design of stylized floral motifs, leaf sprays, thistles, and shamrocks. Single butterfly appliqued separately with wings detached from ground near center.
Condition: excellent

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham