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Deep lace flounce

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Ground: irregular hexagonal mesh with picots. Design: fine rococo ornament, in raised and superimposed stitches, arranged in vertical stripes. Made in the Lace School at Burano under the patronage of the Queen of Italy.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James C. Melvin

Italian, early 20th century

Dimensions

296 x 27 cm (116 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .27 x 2.96

Accession Number

18.286

Medium or Technique

Point

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles