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

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

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
Object Type
lace
date made
1600-1640
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 cm
bobbin lace: 3/4 in x 84 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 215.265 cm
ID Number
TE.L7647
catalog number
L7647.000
Credit Line
Miss Annie-May Hegeman
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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