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Flounce (Belgium)

This is a Flounce. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is linen and its technique is brussels style bobbin lace. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf Esq. in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

Repeat H: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Cite this object as

Flounce (Belgium); linen; Repeat H: 48.3 cm (19 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf Esq. in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1950-121-43

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