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Bobbin binche lace

The rococo design of twisting lines irregular shield-like forms and sprays of flowers, buds and leaves, is connected by various grounds. Very much worn. At the top is a coarse heading. A picot has been sewed to the lower edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell

Flemish, 18th century

Accession Number

13.2851

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Binche

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles