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Edging

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A white Valenciennes edging which is scalloped on both sides. The design is in a "rosary bead" pattern.

Category:
needlework
Made from:
Cotton
Made in:
BELGIUM
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
1.9 × 689.6 cm (3/4 × 271 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.487
Class:
Lace
Signature marks:
tag Paper tag bordered in gold that has printed on the top line in gold Made in Belgium/written over this is leM19 fr(red ink)/Va 9(in black ink)/lle M.27.50fr/7 odae/339391 Pinned to the edging, now removed Removed 03-05-2001 by SN tags Brass metal tags that read on one side DENTELLE and on the other side VERITABLE. Attached to the edging.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973