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A cap of bobbin lace

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Central portion oval in shape with two attached pear shaped lapets, ends of lappets and center of cap with relief leaf design and stylized blossoms against wide space bride, bands between lappet ends and center of cap on Canterbury Bells against lozenge background; a number of small brownish stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

Flemish (Brussels), Second half 19th century

Object Place

Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

23.7 x 110.9 cm (9 5/16 x 43 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1349

Medium or Technique

Linen needlepoint lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes