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Rectangular piece of cream-colored silk bobbin net trimmed along two sides with ribbon-bound bouquets worked with silk and chenille yarns and pieces of sized, short-piled velvet; cream silk knotted fringe borders these two sides. remaining two sides simply hemmed. A number of holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Probably American, 19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; bobbin


Textiles and Fashion Arts