Band of Drawn Thread Work and Bobbin Lace Edge in Blue and Ecru

Description:

Band in blue and ecru of drawn thread work with a bobbin lace edge. The drawn thread work is from the early 17th century. it has been cut off at the corner and is matching TE.L7648. It has been made in two parts and sewn together.

Date Made: 1600-1640

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Miss Annie-May Hegeman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.L7647Catalog Number: L7647.000

Object Name: LaceObject Type: lace

Physical Description: linen (overall material)drawn thread (overall production method/technique)bobbin lace (border production method/technique)blue and ecru (overall color)Measurements: overall: 4 1/2 in x 75 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 192.405 cmbobbin lace: 3/4 in x 84 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 215.265 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-34a1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_625661

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