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1974

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2016

2019

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Flounce (France), 1701–50

This is a Flounce. It is dated 1701–50 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is linen and its technique is bobbin lace, brussels style. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mary Carothers and Charles de Limur.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 396 x 62.5 cm (12 ft. 11 7/8 in. x 24 5/8 in.) Repeat width: 52.5 cm (20 11/16")

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Flounce (France), 1701–50; linen; H x W: 396 x 62.5 cm (12 ft. 11 7/8 in. x 24 5/8 in.) Repeat width: 52.5 cm (20 11/16"); 1974-10-9

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