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Wounded Swan Bobbin Lace Coaster

Wounded Swan Bobbin Lace Coaster

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Description (Brief)
Cluny bobbin lace square. Set of 4 with animal motifs. According to donor: Made by women at Chateau Chaumont, France. A: Ermine, B: Porcupine, C: Wounded swan, D: Salamander.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lace
place made
France
Physical Description
bobbin lace (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; x 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
TE.T14778C
accession number
295254
Credit Line
Mrs. George Stoddard, 1971
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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