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Long, narrow strip of cream-colored bobbin net, hemmed on four sides. At each end, three large S-curved floral sprays and rows of smaller ones, all embroidered with flat silver wire. the smaller sprays continue as a border along sides. Net torn at one end. Silver tarnished.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin net


Textiles and Fashion Arts