Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Belgium
  • tablecloth, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Belgium?
  • linen, lace, mercerized thread
  • Object Length/Width: 120 x 113.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 47 1/4 x 44 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carey E. Ore
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0110

Unfinished tablecloth with a middle pink linen piece with white sewn to surface, perhaps Battenberg Lace. Ink marks showing where lace was to be placed. Lace made out of linen and mercerized thread.