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Borders or cuffs(with collar, a)
Borders or cuffs(with collar, a)
Date:
early 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Mechlin Or Buckinghamshire Bobbin Lace
Dimensions:
7.5 x 45 cm (2 15/16 x 17 11/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
51.18.4b-c
Acquisition Date:
1951-07-18
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul G. Pennoyer

Droschel reseau has an edging of tiny roses worked in whole stitch, with the cordonnet outlining the flowers of a heavier two-ply silky thread. Remainder of the ground has scattered point d'esprit. Ref. Earnshaw, Identification of Lace., pp. 84-85.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”