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Bobbin appliqué lace cap

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Bobbin appliqué lace cap, elongated and somewhat rounded lozenge-shaped center with two oval lappets, powder of floral sprays and dots, spray with roses in center of crown, border of stylized blossoms; belonged to Cornelia Grinnell of New Bedford, wife of Nathaniel Parker Willis.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William A. Burnham

Flemish, mid-19th century

Object Place

Flanders

Dimensions

51 x 25 cm (20 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1372

Medium or Technique

Linen net with linen bobbin appliqué lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes