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Flounce
Flounce
Date:
18th–19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen; Tambour Embroidery On Linen Net
Dimensions:
25 x 185 cm (9 13/16 x 72 13/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
39827
Acquisition Date:
1912-09-23
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Mary Coleman

A rare example of the borders used on the clerical albs in Italy, Spain and Ireland. The hand-netted ground, and conventional floral forms, however, indicate Italian provenance. - Jean Neder