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Bobbin lace

The rococo design is outlined with a loose silky thread and joined by the réseau typical of Mechlin lace. The edging has worn off and a new picot has been sewn on.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

Flemish (Mechlin), 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts