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Lace border

Dark brown silk net on which are worked conventional flower forms with two shades of green, violet, pink and strong yellow. The main border is surrounded by narrower borders worked with red, and one with small sprays of flowers in pink and green. Sewed on to the bottom is a brown silk fringed.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, point, darned netting


Textiles and Fashion Arts