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Bobbin lace

Design: armorial shields, surmounted by coronets, one bearing a griffin alternating with shield bearing lady playing on musical instrument, connected by scrolling vines with buds and animals, grounded on heavy braided meshes, round and lozenge-shaped, worked in varying directions. Narrow heading...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Hewson Baltzell

Italian (Milan), early 18th century

Accession Number

29.1106

Medium or Technique

Lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles