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Oval medallion of muslin embroidered with white in laid-work and eyelet-work. Surrounded by narrow Valenciennes lace and insertion and set in a piece of muslin, edged with Valenciennes lace.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

Probably American, 19th century

Dimensions

17.5 x 14.5 cm (6 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.294

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery and linen bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles