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Piece of a narrow flounce of bobbin lace, one of three

Conventionalized pointed fruit, roses and decorative leaves filling entire width of flounce, worked with a great variety of open work stitches; fragile and a number of repaired places.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas G. Brown in memory of Mrs. Theodore Kane Gibbs

Flemish (Brussels), First half 18th century

Object Place

Brussels, Flanders

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace, openwork stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts