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Lace border

Brown silk net. Around the main border are symmetrical designs worked with two shades of blue, reed and pale yellow. The design of the main field consists of tre-like forms and sprays of conventional flowers. On part of the lower edge is heavy silk fringe.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, point, darned netting


Textiles and Fashion Arts