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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

Dimensions

7 x 47.5 cm (2 3/4 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.602b

Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace, openwork stitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles