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MATS

Made by: National Association of Belgian Lace-Makers (Maker)

Currently in storage


About this object

Set of 22 ecru colored tablemats with 25 matching napkins (45.72.23-47). The mats are needlelace applique on machine net with an asymmetrical design of large and medium flowers and sprays. The initials 'MDP' are to the left in needle lace.

Object name:
MATS
Made from:
Lace -- embroidery -- linen
Made in:
Brussels, Belgium
Date made:
ca. 1940
Size:
10 in. x 17 in

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.72.1-22
Class:
LACE
Signature marks:
MONOGRAM MDP label #27 / 22 MATS / 25 NAPKINS / M.D.P. DESIGN on tissue wrapped around objects handwritten in black marker on a paper label
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974