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Edging
Edging
Date:
ca. 1720
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Venetian Point A Reseau Lace
Dimensions:
9 x 261 cm (3 9/16 x 102 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1984.38.2
Acquisition Date:
1984-06-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. D.L. Wemple

Exhibition History:

Three Centuries of Needlelace, 1986

Bold scrolls of leaves and flowers, with varied fillings. Venetian Point ground, with tightly worked toile. Lower edge follows design, upper edge with sewn on footing. Linen. Generally good condition with one large yellowish stain.
Ref: Pollen, Seven Centuries of Lace, Plate 58