Old Point de France Needle Lace Cut from larger piece to make rounded cuff, 19th C

Old Point de France Needle Lace Cut from larger piece to make rounded cuff, 19th C

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Description (Brief)
Old Point de France needle lace that was cut from larger piece to make a rounded cuff in the 19th century. The good quality original lace has been mended and edged with new needle lace at the outer edge and machine lace at the inner edge
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, cuff
Object Type
lace
date made
1670-1690
Physical Description
needle lace, point de france (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in x 12 in; 6.985 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
TE.L7389
catalog number
L7389.000
accession number
83674
Credit Line
Miss Emily Tuckerman, 1924
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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