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Chantilly Bobbin Lace Shawl

Chantilly Bobbin Lace Shawl

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Description (Brief)
Triangular shawl, of black silk Chantilly bobbin lace. Mid 19th C. Design of various flower sprigs and bouquets surrounded by 'lace pattern' edgings and borders.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Shawl
lace, shawl
shawl, lace
Object Type
lace
ID Number
TE.T14483
catalog number
T14483.000
accession number
277798
Credit Line
Mrs. Heloise Durant Seeley, Grosse Pointe, MI Feb9, 1968
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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