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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


Medium or Technique

Bobbin, point, appliqué


Textiles and Fashion Arts