Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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lace collar
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • lace collar, early 1800s?
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • linen, cotton, straw, lace, embroidering
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2595.a
Description

Ordinaire mesh ground called Alencon. Embroidered with straw and fine cotton thread. Neck piece semicircular and pointed ends. Sleeves same design with scalloped edges.