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Tambour work. Machine made net, the ege is finished in scallops; in each scallop is worked a spray of leaves and an open flower. Stained. Two duplicates.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Mary Chapin Smith of Highlands, N. C., formerly of Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Mary Chapin Smith of Highlands, N. C. formerly of Boston

American or Irish, second quarter of the 19th century

Dimensions

17 x 142 cm (6 11/16 x 55 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.42 x .17

Accession Number

14.7

Medium or Technique

Linen, lace, point

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles