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Bobbin lace

The design of conventional flowers and leaves is partially outlined with a coarse, silky, linen thread and is joined by a hexagonal réseau consisting of groupsl of two threads twisted together.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts