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Narrow lace flounce

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Ground: fine Brussels bobbin mesh. Design: delicately drawn conventionalized floral forms worked with needle and appliqued on bobbin mesh. Bobbin heading sewed across top.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Hewson Baltzell

Flemish, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

8.3 x 123 cm (3 1/4 x 48 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.23 x .08

Accession Number

29.1102

Medium or Technique

Linen, point and bobbin mixed, lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles