Binche Bobbin Lace Edging

Description (Brief):

Flemish Binche bobbin lace of fine quality in good condition. Five and a half inch long pattern repeat.

Date Made: 17th century

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Flanders

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mrs. Richard G. Lay May 11, 1911

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.L7293Catalog Number: L7293.000Accession Number: 52735

Object Name: LaceObject Type: lace

Physical Description: bobbin lace, binche (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 20 in x 3/4 in; 50.8 cm x 1.905 cm


Record Id: nmah_624355

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