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Bobbin lace

Seated figures of Diana surrounded by scrolling branches of flowers and leaves. The réseau has diamond-shaped openings, formed by two twisted threads; woven into it are small square spots, such as are found in Antwerp laces. The réseau was made after the toilé, which, like valencienne lace,...

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Credit Line

By exchange with Mrs. William H. Kingsland

Flemish(?), 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts