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Piece of lace

A piece of tape and needlepoint lace flounce with wide scallops on bottom edge, a rosette like blossom of largescale in each scallop, bottom edge finished with picots in various lengths, design formed by tape, motives connected by needlepoint background with needlepoint fancy stitches for some...

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Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

English, 17th century

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Tape and needlepoint lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts