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Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: bobbin lace, Brussels style
Type:
lace
Cravat end
Made in:
Belgium
Date:
mid-18th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Fine lace cravat end depicting Cupid with a bow and arrow standing in a fountain in which swans are swimming; surrounded by an elaborate framing of swags and tassels, exotic foliage and birds.
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase in Memory of the Council
Accession Number:
1947-99-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq436fea3fb-c5b9-4b77-93c7-65ca2c1dfdff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1947-99-1