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Shawl

French (Chantilly)
19th century


Object Place: Chantilly, France

Accession Number

54.617

Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A large triangular black bobbin lace shawl, in center back a large pear shaped arrangement of variey of flowers, deep border design of horse shoe shaped medallions framed by rosettes and serrated leaved and enclosing large flowers, upper border of floral swags and curving sprays, predominant flower multi-petalled with central berry-like pyramid.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louis A. Frothingham