Alençon Needle Lace Border with Meandering floral Pattern

Alençon Needle Lace Border with Meandering floral Pattern

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Description (Brief)
Alençon needle lace strip that has been re-grounded with point de Gaze needle lace mesh at a later date in some places. Floral motifs and a meandering band of delicate floral wheels.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, border
Object Type
lace
Physical Description
linen (overall motifs material)
cotton (overall mesh material)
needle lace, Alençon (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 49 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 125.73 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
TE.L7031
catalog number
L7031
accession number
51707
Credit Line
Mrs. W. A. Slater, 1910
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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