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Alb or rochet
Alb or rochet
Date:
ca. 1700
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Cotton; Balanced Plain Weave, Filet Lace, Knotted Netting, Needle Lace
Dimensions:
161.3 cm (63 1/2 in.) center back length; 61.6 cm (24 1/4 in.) left sleeve length; 64.1 cm (25 1/4 in.) right sleeve length; 79.4 cm (31 1/4 in.) waist
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Accession Number:
1998.163.2
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Edith Bull

Upper body of fine linen, sleeves and flounce of filet lace on knotted net, worked in a random pattern of large rosettes and Spanish-style stars interspersed with leafy vines, birds, urns and grapes. Sleeves in a diagonal openwork pattern. No seams in lace. Medallions set into knotted net ground are worked in needle lace.

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