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Fragment of lace

Fragment. Machine-made black silk net powdered with a simple repeating sprig motif. Many small tears.

Provenance

"From Early American trunk"

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American, 19th century

Accession Number

44.362

Medium or Technique

Silk; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles