Prince Of Wales Feather Patterned Trim

Prince Of Wales Feather Patterned Trim

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Description (Brief)
Mechlin type continuous bobbin lace border. Prince of Wales feathers are repeated along the edge in one inch long repeats. Small flowers in six rows are worked into the Mechlin ground. It was possibly made in England early in the nineteenth century.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, border
Object Type
lace
Associated Name
Pinchot, Mary Eno
maker
unknown
Physical Description
bobbin lace, mechlin (overall production method/technique)
linen (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 90 in x 3 1/8 in; 228.6 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
TE.L6482
catalog number
L6482.000
accession number
48717
Credit Line
Mrs. James W. Pinchot, 1908
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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