Needle lace, filet/lacis (knotted ground and darned in one and two directions); bleached linen (est.)
Overall: 30.1 x 37.6 cm (11 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.)
Gift of Myrta Leonora Jones 1919.745
Myrta Leonora Jones, the donor of this work, was a women’s rights activist in Cleveland in the early 20th century.
The scalloped bottom edge of this lace fragment indicates that it was originally meant as the border for a larger work of lace or other textile.
The information about this object, including provenance, may not be currently accurate. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To request more information about this object, study images, or bibliography, contact the Ingalls Library Reference Desk.
All images and data available through Open Access can be downloaded for free. For images not available through Open Access, a detail image, or any image with a color bar, request a digital file from Image Services.