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Border

Border

  • Place of origin:

    Honiton (made)

  • Date:

    1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bobbin lace

  • Museum number:

    T.302-1978

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bobbin lace border which is deep, straight edged and slightly curved. It is filled with tightly packed coils and squiggles of tape and is worked in cloth stitch with some decorative openings. Each pattern piece has a narrow openwork edging which forms small areas of mesh where they are sewn together.

Place of Origin

Honiton (made)

Date

1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bobbin lace

Dimensions

Length: 475 mm, Width: 90 mm

Descriptive line

Bobbin lace border, Honiton, England, 1650-1700

Categories

Textiles; Lace; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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