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Valenciennes Bobbin Lace Lappet

Valenciennes Bobbin Lace Lappet

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Description (Brief)
Valenciennes bobbin lace lappet with rounded end from the second quarter of the 18th century. The motifs depict natural floral arrangements on a very dense square mesh ground.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, lappet
Object Type
lace
date made
1725-1750
Physical Description
bobbin lace, valenciennes (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 54.9 cm x 10.5 cm; 21 5/8 in x 4 1/8 in
ID Number
TE.L7384
catalog number
L7384
accession number
83674
Credit Line
Miss Emily Tuckerman
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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