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Flounce

Machine-made net ground, on which is applied a design of bunches of flowers, festoons and pendant leaves of bobbin lace. The edge is made of flowers and leaves placed close together; about .06 above the edge is a design of needle-point angular S-shaped forms, and bobbin lace rosettes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John G. Cushing

Flemish, late 19th century

Accession Number

17.1632

Medium or Technique

Bobbin, point, appliqué

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles