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Lace cap

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Lace cap, spray of roses on crown, other smaller flowers in interspaces, flounce with minute flower sprigs around neck, two ruffles at face edge with minute flowering vine pattern, lappets with carnation design and powder of minute blossoms in background.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter B. Binnian

Irish (Carrickmacross), about 1860

Object Place

Carrickmacross, Ireland


22.5 x 21 cm (8 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen net with linen insertion and cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts