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Edging

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

An ecru Lille bobbin lace edging. The design has a trefoil sprig in the ground. At the edge is a honeycomb design with ovals with a flower above. The lower edge has a Torchon bobbin lace row within the gimp.

Category:
needlework
Made from:
Cotton; linen
Made in:
Unknown
Date made:
19th c.-20th c.
Size:
3.8 × 274.3 cm (1 1/2 × 108 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.453
Class:
Lace
Signature marks:
Blue ink on tissue paper 3 m./@200 frs Included with edging
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973