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Bobbin lace

A wide strip of heavy réseau is separated from the narrow, finer one, by a conventional design. The toilé, or pattern, is outlined with a silky linen thread.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

Late 19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts