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Long, narrow rectangle of mull with powder of dots inlaid with coarse cotton yarns. Three sides trimmed with narrow bobbin lace border; fourth side shows selvedge. A number of breaks and brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

American, late 18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

109.5 x 54 cm (43 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.464

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes