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Argentan Needlelace Collar

Argentan Needlelace Collar

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Description (Brief)
Argentan needle lace border with tightly covered buttonhole stitched mesh, finished off as collar in late 19th century
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, collar
Object Type
lace
date made
1760 - 1780
Physical Description
linen (overall material)
needle lace, argentan (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 3 in x 21 1/2 in; x 7.62 cm x 54.61 cm
ID Number
TE.L6893
catalog number
L6893.000
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James W. Pinchot, 1909
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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