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Border of Late 19th C Danish Tønder Bobbin Lace

Border of Late 19th C Danish Tønder Bobbin Lace

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Description (Brief)
Strip of Tønder bobbin lace likely made in Denmark in the late 19th century of cotton with linen gimp (outline). The pattern repeat is 8.2 cm long
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lace
lace, border
date made
1875-1900
place made
Denmark
Physical Description
cotton, linen (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 1/2 in x 1 in; 46.99 cm x 2.54 cm
pattern repeat: 8.2 cm x 1 in; 3 7/32 in x 2.54 cm
ID Number
TE.L7018
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James W. Pinchot
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Lace
Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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