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Currently in storage
About this object
Ecru bertha collar in bobbin lace with tape motifs with coarse needle ground. Sometimes called "Old Flanders" by merchants; 1968 appraisal says "20th c. Milanese" lace -- both names were used.
- Made in:
- Date made:
- Late 19th c.-Early 20th c.
- 7 1/2 × 102 in. (19.1 cm, 259.1Carats)
Detailed information for this item
- Catalog number:
- Signature marks:
- tag #4 attached to collar handwritten paper tag label $150 / Duchess in corner paper label stitched to object; "Duchess" is crossed out Container Mme. Helen G. Albert/Laces and Linens/760 MADISON AVENUE/NEW YORK 21, N.Y. On box lid This item along with 7 others was found in this box
- Credit line:
- Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973