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Wide collar ("Bertha")

Wide oval band with one pointed side; neck opening of corresponding shape. Made of two concentric bands joined together. In the outer band, undulating scrolls form rounded compartments in each of which is a floral spray. Narrower (inner) band shows a row of flowers of various kinds and ferns. ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard Cary Curtis

Italian, Late 19th century

Object Place

Burano, Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Needlepoint lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts