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Piece of lace

Flemish (Brussels)
Second half 19th century

Object Place: Brussels, Flanders


8.5 x 92 cm (3 3/8 x 36 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin and needlepoint lace

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Piece of narrow point and bobbin lace flounce; repeat of oval rosette forming medallion with minute floral spray in center, small-scale floral motives in border beneath medallion forming a point under each medallion, ribbon like band in zig-zag line above medallions, most of flounce in bobbin lace, centers of medallions in needle-point lace.

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)