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collar,Point de Neige lace

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collar of falling bands made from Venetian Point de Neige lace, the 2 bands fall from a muslin band with linen tape at each end, lace pattern of small raised flowers joined by brides picotees, some areas have hollie point fillings, lace heading shaped with needle fillings. Some evidence of 19th century alterations. circa 1690s.

Object: collar,Point de Neige lace

Material: collar: Point de Neige lace (linen lace) collar tape: linen collar: cotton muslin

Technique: collar: needlepoint lace collar tape: woven collar: hand stitched

Dimensions: Depth: 190 mm

Production: 17th-18th century, 1690 - 1700