Collar

Object Number: 
Z.1178.2
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 15 7/8 in. ( 20 x 40.3 cm )
Description: 
Handmade needle-point linen lace collar, there is a serpentine decoration the length of the collar framing floral motif on the neck edge and leaf motif on the outer edge, the edge is beaded scallop, the neck edge is worked in a herringbone pattern and has a plain edge.
Gallery Label: 
This collar belonged to Mrs. Robert Mackie (Catherine G. Frazier, born 1816).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group