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Bobbin

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Woven with thin strips of silver and linen thread wound with silver. A narrow insertion edged on both sides with scallops. Pieced twice.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Spanish, French, or Italian, 19th–20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 34.5 cm (1 9/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.416

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles