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Narrow collar with lappets

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Narrow collar with lappets in front of bobbin appliqué lace with a few details in needlepoint lace stitches, design of serpentine stem bearing roses, daises, and other blossoms, border of small rosette-like blossoms and leaves, lappets flaring towasrd bottom and finished on the diagonal.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Flemish (Brussels), Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

Brussels, Flanders


124 x 27.5 cm (48 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen bobbin lace appliqué, with needlepoint lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts