Mid Eighteenth Century Mechlin Bobbin Lace Trim

Mid Eighteenth Century Mechlin Bobbin Lace Trim

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Description (Brief)
Mid 18th Century Mechlin lace border. Continuous bobbin lace with a 6.25 inch pattern repeat.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, trim
Object Type
lace
date made
ca 1750
Associated Name
Pinchot, Mary Eno
maker
unknown
Physical Description
bobbin lace, mechlin (overall production method/technique)
linen (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 in x 2 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
TE.L6477
catalog number
L6477.000
accession number
48717
Credit Line
Mrs. James W. Pinchot, 1908
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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