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Ecru needlepoint lace

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(a) bertha, (b-c) pair of cuffs, (d) plastron, matching slightly curved piece for front of bodice; large scale design of serpentine stems with scrolling stylized leaves and blossoms.

Provenance

Through the New England Trust Co. Executor

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Grace Gordon Latimer (Mrs. George D. Latimer)

Italian (Burano), Early 20th century

Object Place

Burano, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 61.7 x 69cm (24 5/16 x 27 3/16in.) Length x width: 5.2 x 36 cm (2 1/16 x 14 3/16 in.) Length x width: 6.5 x 19.7 cm (2 9/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1826a-d

Medium or Technique

Needlepoint lace

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes