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Piece of linen lace band (one of two)

Two pieces of a linen band. Bands of drawn work, darned with a pattern showing a flowering vine between double rows of pearls, between narrow bands of plain linen cloth. A narrow band of scalloped bobbin lace stitched along one side. Small brown stains on a). hole in mesh of b).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock

Chilean, About 1850

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Medium or Technique

Linen; lace, point, drawn work and bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts