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Point d'Alençon lace

The design consists of long curving stems bearing flowers and leaves and irregular forms filled with various "à jours". b and c are each finished on one end.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell

French, 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Point d'Alençon


Textiles and Fashion Arts