Flemish Bobbin Lace Cap Back From 18th Century


This is a Flemish bobbin lace capback from the 18th century, made in linen thread. The dense floral motifs are delicate and symmetrical along the center line

Date Made: 1730-1745

Maker: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Flanders

Subject: LaceBobbin LaceLinenAdornment


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T15345Catalog Number: T15345Accession Number: 293455

Object Name: lacelace, capbackObject Type: lace

Physical Description: linen (overall material)bobbin lace (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 8 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 20.955 cm x 18.415 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-13ab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_623473

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