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A large triangular black bobbin lace shawl, in center back a large spray of mixed flowers including lilacs, ponies, on outer border design on all three sides of large Canterbury Bells, peopnies, and grouped acanthus leaves, inner border on two sides of twelve seded figure formed by interlacing...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louis A. Frothingham

French, 19th century

Object Place

Chantilly, France

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Medium or Technique

Ribbon, bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts