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Bobbin lace, Potten Kant

The design of conventionalized pots or baskets and zig-zag lines is on a mesh called "fond chant" or "point de Paris" outlined with a silky thread.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Flemish,

Accession Number

23.694

Medium or Technique

Bobbin, Potten Kant

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles