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Piece of needlepoint lace edging

Flemish (Brussels)
18th century


Object Place: Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

4.2 x 138.8 cm (1 5/8 x 54 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.58

Medium or Technique

Needlepoint lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of needlepoint lace edging; delicate stitches, of scrolling ornamental leaves and pomegranates; unusual circular mesh in background; very slightly scalloped lower edge finished with picots; fragile; number of minor breaks and small brown stains; several minor repairs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Sargent Bradlee