Bobbin lace, Potten Kant

Flemish (Antwerp)
19th century


Object Place: Antwerp, Netherlands

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .59 x .095

Accession Number

21.1853

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of a repetition of jars of flowers joined by an undulating line; the ground is an open mesh called “Fond Chant”, “Fond Double”, etc.

Provenance

Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund