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Bobbin lace

Slightly curved leaves form the lower edge, between these are flowers hanging from a stem with one leaf on it. Above is a row of open flowers. The "rèseau" is typical of Mechlin lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell

Flemish, 18th–19th century

Accession Number

13.2849

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles