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Border

Border

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1740-1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bobbin lace worked in linen thread

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Borradaile

  • Museum number:

    787-1902

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Narrow border of bobbin lace. Pattern of scalloped band and rosettes on an ornamental mesh ground. The edge is slightly wavy and fringed with small picots.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1740-1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bobbin lace worked in linen thread

Dimensions

Length: 640 mm, Width: 34 mm, :

Object history note

Registered File number 89995/1902.

Descriptive line

Border, bobbin lace worked in linen thread, England, 1740-60

Production Note

Midland Counties.

Materials

Linen thread

Techniques

Bobbin lace making

Subjects depicted

Scalloping; Rosettes

Categories

Lace; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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