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Lace trim

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Narrow band of ecru lace trim with curvilinear or "whiplash" forms in the style of Milanese bobbin lace.

Provenance

Collection of Gertrude Mayer; inherited by Jane B. Mayer, Newton Center, MA; gift of Mayer and her husband Robert to the MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Robert and Jane B. Mayer

European, early 20th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 5/8 x 20 3/8 in. (6.6 x 51.8 cm)

Accession Number

2009.5177

Medium or Technique

Cotton Levers machine lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles