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Point and bobbin mixed lace

This piece was made to imitate fine point lace. The outline is of buttonhole stitch. The heavy stems are applied on the point lace réseau. Part of the design of flowers on the lower edge of the lace is made with bobbins and part with a needle.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Accession Number

95.872

Medium or Technique

Lace, point and bobbin mixed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles