Jun 3, 2019
Jun 3, 2019

Towel End

Towel End

late 18th century

Cotton or linen (est.); straight (continuous) bobbin lace (Vologda tape lace). The tape forms figural or plant motifs outlined with gimp (heavy cord), polychrome plaited ground links the tape; applied silk (est.) ribbon

Overall: 25.8 x 84.5 cm (10 3/16 x 33 1/4 in.)

Gift of J. H. Wade 1921.597

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