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Lace fragments

Object Number: 
Z.1177.1a-c
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
overall a: 2 3/8 x 15 1/4 in. ( 6 x 38.7 cm ) overall b: 2 1/4 x 15 1/2 in. ( 5.7 x 39.4 cm ) overall c: 2 1/4 x 26
Description: 
Three ecru linen bobbin lace fragments worked in the same pattern, the top edges are plain and have bands of checkerboard pattern, beneath is a close cross bar floral design connected with brides, with close cross bar ribbon running through, the outer edges follow the form of the flowers and are beaded.Three ecru linen bobbin lace fragments worked in the same pattern, the top edges are plain and have bands of checkerboard pattern, beneath is a floral design with close cross bar ribbon running through, the outer edges follow the form of the flowers and are beaded.
Gallery Label: 
This lace belonged to Sarah Matilda Frost Miller (July 16, 1824-September 21, 1888).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group