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Lace border

Brownish gray silk net. Around the edge is worked a narrow border of light blue blocks separated by dark blue. The design of the main border consists of conventional flower forms worked with pink, green, red, yellow and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, point, darned netting


Textiles and Fashion Arts