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Bobbin lace

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Gold lace. This lace, which is of the fan-like type of design is used mostly for church purposes or to decorate the silk wrappings, used on embroideries. This variety of lace is made in all the above named countries.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

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


Overall: 4 x 19 cm (1 9/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts