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Flounce (Belgium), mid-18th century

This is a Flounce. It is dated mid-18th century and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is linen and its technique is mechlin style bobbin lace. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

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Flounce (Belgium), mid-18th century; linen; Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1943-61-1

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