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Fine Point d'Angleterre Border

Fine Point d'Angleterre Border

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Description
Border, Point d'Angleterre bobbin lace with Droschel ground going in different directions. Linen. Mid 18th C. Floral motifs with 6 3/4" length pattern repeat. Scalloped border with picots.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
Object Type
lace
date made
Mid 18th C
Physical Description
linen (overall material)
bobbin lace, droschel (overall ground production method/technique)
bobbin lace (overall. motifs production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 8 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.2725 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
TE.T14364
catalog number
T14364.000
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie S. Palmer thru Mrs. A.S. Whittemore, 1968
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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