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Bobbin lace

English
19th century


Dimensions

9.5 x 142 cm (3 3/4 x 55 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.42 x .095

Accession Number

11.78

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The rococo design is outlined with a loose, silky linen thread and filled with various à jours. The design runs across the bottom, and there are irregular spots at intervals. Each side of the octagonal openings of the réseau consists of two threads twisted together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page