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Bobbin lace

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Two pieces of lace, one a narrow insertion made with white linen thread and a zig-zag design, the other a white edging made with white linen and light blue silk and with a close design of leaf-like forms. Between these pieces of lace is a piece of white linen on which is laid-work embroidery...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

Russian, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 16 x 30.7 cm (6 5/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.84

Medium or Technique

Cotton, linen and silk; bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles