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Lace fragment

Lace fragment
Lace fragment
Title
Lace fragment
Date 
1675-1775
Medium 
Gold thread
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 10 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 5.1 x 26.7 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Handmade gold point lace fragment with vertical oblong pattern alternating between medallions with geometric designs in the center, creating scalloped edges.
Object Number 
Z.158
Bibliography 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 271-2
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group