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End of Lappet With Fern and Floral Motifs

End of Lappet With Fern and Floral Motifs

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Description (Brief)
Decoration for lappet or jabot in Brussels bobbin lace with fern and floral motifs connected with Alençon style needle lace mesh.
Currently not on view
Object Name
lace, lappet
Object Type
Physical Description
bobbin lace, brussels (overall motifs production method/technique)
needle lace, alençon (overall net production method/technique)
cotton (overall material)
overall: 5 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in; x 13.335 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James W. Pinchot
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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