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Design consists of a floral spray edged by repeated blossoms. Fond: réseau dotted with semé de larmes.

This is a border from Belgium. It is dated 1801–50 and we acquired it in 1962. Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: linen technique: bobbin net with appliqué

Its dimensions are

H x W: 10.5 x 262 cm (4 1/8 in. x 8 ft. 7 1/8 in.) Repeat H: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Richard Cranch Greenleaf was the bequestor of this object.

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