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Bobbin lace

Deep points; on the lower edge of the points are three conventional flower forms ending in "millet seeds". The tape-like toilé is widened and narrowed to form the symmetrical pattern of curved, festoons and millet seeds.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

Flemish or Italian, 17th century?

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts