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Point lace

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In the delicate and confused design, connected by brides, may be seen the figures of men and animals. It is badly worn and mended.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

18th century

Dimensions

6.5 x 64 cm (2 9/16 x 25 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .64 x .06

Accession Number

23.659

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles