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Strip of lace (one of two pieces)

Greek
1907–08


Object Place: Greece

Dimensions

42.5 cm (16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.656a

Medium or Technique

Lace, Point, Bebilla

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two strips. Spines of horsehair. a) Along one side, a row of scallops. Along other side, points and trumpet-shaped flowers with five petals in the round; these and smaller flowers between them decorated with pink, yellow and green thread. b) Yellow spine; fine scallops along one side; sprays of three round trumpet-shaped flowers with yellow centers, alternating with small flat white flowers along other side, Spine of b) broken in two places.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Cornelia F. Whittier