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Bobbin lace

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The design consists of a repetition of irregularly drawn pots of flowers; the ground is a loosely twisted mesh; the flowers are filled in with a variation of "Fond Double".

Provenance

Purchased from Miss Eliza M. Niblack.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Flemish (Antwerp), 19th century

Object Place

Antwerp

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .53 x .06

Accession Number

21.1849

Medium or Technique

Lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles