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A barbe of needlepoint lace

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Long oval ends with point d'esprit background and design of scilla, border of pendent blossoms and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Flemish (Brussels), Third quarter 19th century

Object Place

Brussels, Flanders


135 x 14 cm (53 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen needlepoint lace with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts