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Flounce
Flounce
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Point De Niege Lace
Dimensions:
26.7 x 149.9 cm (10 1/2 x 59 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
53.39.5
Acquisition Date:
1953-12-28
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Hans Benedict

Identical to 1984.38.10 (related collector)
Jean Neder: All-over, non-repetitive pattern of curved stems and tendrils, with small flower like designs, built up in dimension, closely worked with buttonhole stitch. Brides picotees, in buttonhole stitch. Deeply scalloped, with small oval medallions centering, and in between, each scallop. Linen threads. Good condition. Ref: Earnshaw, pp.44-45; Pollen, Plates XLVI, XLVII; Simons pp. 41-46