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Lace: "Jacob Wrestling with the Angel"

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Jacob wrestling the angel.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth H. Jones

English, 1600–50

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5 x 8 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.640

Medium or Technique

Needlepoint lace: linen yarns and seed pearls

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles