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Design of angular flowers worked with the needle with several shades of pink and green silk on a ground worked with silver thread. Green silk cord run through top is finished with four silver 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

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Height x width: 3 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (9.5 x 10.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point


Textiles and Fashion Arts