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Bobbin

Made of yellow silk. Sparsely wound with silver gilt. Flat strips of silver gilt. Flat strips of silver gilt run into the lace. Two scallops, each containing two flowers. Separated from 545 (545 does not match any current accession number)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 17th–19th century

Accession Number

85.398

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles