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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

83.203

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles