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Bobbin lace

Barbe. An imitation in bobbin lace of the needle point lace called point de Sedan. The raised work makes this appear to be of Flemish origin as it is not found in punto di Milano.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Flemish, 18th century

Accession Number

81.33

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles