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Lace cap; design of delicate flowering stems; slightly gathered crown; flounce around face, outer flounce terminating at each side in lappets.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Philip Rubenstein

Irish, 19th century

Object Place

Carrickmacross, Ireland

Dimensions

23.5 x 23 cm (9 1/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2173

Medium or Technique

Linen bobbin lace with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes