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Border

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, made)

  • Date:

    early 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Needle lace worked in linen thread, cutwork and bobbin-lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Margaret Simeon

  • Museum number:

    T.148-1992

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Border of geometric cutwork and needle lace worked in linen thread, and with later bobbin made edging.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, made)

Date

early 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Needle lace worked in linen thread, cutwork and bobbin-lace

Dimensions

Length: 87.5 cm, Width: 12.5 cm, Length: 26.5 cm repeat, Length: 34.4 in, Width: 4.9 in, Length: 10.4 in repeat

Object history note

Registered File number 1992/524.

Descriptive line

Border of cutwork and needle lace worked in linen thread, probably made in Italy, early 17th century

Materials

Linen thread

Techniques

Cutwork (embroidery); Needle lace making; Edging; Bobbin lace making

Categories

Lace; Textiles; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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