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Two pieces of lace

Flemish (Binche)
18th century


Object Place: Binche, Flanders

Dimensions

7.5 x 105 cm (2 15/16 x 41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.546

Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of a narrow bobbin lace flounce; fond-de-neige, alternating flower-filled horn of plenty and single ornamental spray of rosette-like blossoms and large ornamental leaf, lower edge irregularly scalloped with flower design including pomegranate; a number of yellowish stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)