Strip of lace (one of two pieces)
Object Place: Greece
42.5 cm (16 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Lace, Point, Bebilla
Not On View
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.
Gift of Miss Cornelia F. Whittier