Point. Lace

American or Ireland
second half of 19th century


Dimensions

32 x 46.1 cm (12 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. )

Accession Number

14.8

Medium or Technique

Cotton with tambour work

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tambour work. Collar. Machine made net, the edge is finished with small scallops. The design consists of an undulating stem bearing flowers and leaves. Worked solidly or in outline.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Mary Chapin Smith of Highlands, N. C., formerly of Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Mary Chapin Smith of Highlands, N. C. formerly of Boston