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Border (France), mid-18th century

This is a Border. It is dated mid-18th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is linen and its technique is needle lace, 6 sided reworked grounds. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 75 x 8.3 cm (29 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

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Border (France), mid-18th century; linen; H x W: 75 x 8.3 cm (29 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-50-113

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