point d'esprit

circa 1928

White day cap of bands of point d'esprit machine made insertion, joined together with bands of cream-colored open work insertion.  Band across the front with puffed, bow-like decoration...

c. 1912-1916

This boudoir cap of aqua colored china silk is completely covered with machine made natural colored point d'esprit, with a zig-zag flounce around the bottom edge. The cap is decorated with...

1918-1923

Dress. Description: black silk taffeta dress, three tiered skirt, trimmed with "silver" fancy ribbon braid and edged with black point d'esprit; scoop neck, elbow length sleeves;...

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