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Piece of linen lace band (one of two)

Chilean
About 1850


Object Place: Chile

Dimensions

34 x 298 cm (13 3/8 x 117 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.167a

Medium or Technique

Linen; lace, point, drawn work and bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of a linen band. Bands of drawn work, darned with a pattern showing a flowering vine between double rows of pearls, between narrow bands of plain linen cloth. A narrow band of scalloped bobbin lace stitched along one side. Small brown stains on a). hole in mesh of b).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock