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Border, early 19th century

This is a Border. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is linen and its technique is bobbin lace, mechlin style. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George Nichols. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George Nichols from the collection of her mother, Mrs. J.P. Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 7 × 176 cm (2 3/4 in. × 5 ft. 9 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Border, early 19th century; Previously owned by Mrs. J.P. Morgan (1868 – 1925); linen; H x W: 7 × 176 cm (2 3/4 in. × 5 ft. 9 5/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. George Nichols from the collection of her mother, Mrs. J.P. Morgan; 1939-66-25

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