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Design of festoons worked with the needle with gold and silver thread on a ground worked with neutral violet silk. Neutral violet silk cords run through top is finished with four pear-shaped pendants (wood covered with silver thread).

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

English, 17th or early 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/8 x 4 5/16 in. (10.5 x 11 cm)

Accession Number

38.1268

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes