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Band of lace and embroidery

Possibly originally the bottom of an apron, two pieces of white cotton embroidered with yellow silk, design of lines, zig-zags of buttonhole stitch, small points, and spirals joined by simple bobbin lace and edged with similar lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy Brigham

Central European, early 20th century

Object Place

Central, Europe

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidery and lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts