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Lace cuffs

Object Number: 
INV.965
Date: 
1800-1880
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 11 1/8 in. ( 17.8 x 28.3 cm )
Description: 
Handmade silk needlepoint lace, the foot edge is plain, repeating pattern of medallions with cordonnet flowers surrounded with floral garlands surrounded with a row of picots, the outer edge is scalloped and finished with cordonnet.
Gallery Label: 
Based on the shape of this piece of lace, it is not discernable whether it was meant for use as a collar or a fan leaf.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group