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Fragment of flounce

Wide striped Duchesse lace, enriched with medallions of rose point lace. Dense pattern of rose blossoms and leaves combined with scrolls. Lower edge scalloped, with minor variations caused by outlines of individual motifs. Slightly yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles R. Codman

Belgian, 1850–75

Object Place

Belgium

Accession Number

63.1066c

Medium or Technique

Duchesse lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles