Bobbin lace, Potten Kant

Flemish
19th century


Object Place: Antwerp, Netherlands

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .70 x .12

Accession Number

21.1857

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design consists of a pot from which grow a flower and two long branches with flowers; the ground is like the diamond-shaped mesh called Lille. Loosely and irregularly made. Two units are shown in this piece.

Provenance

Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund