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Strip of Binche bobbin lace

Bruges?, early 19th century.
Physical Description:
1 strip of lace : linen ; approximately 230 x 3 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Cabinet C (In Process)
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Three-Dimensional Artifacts
The strip of lace was presumably intended to function as a border. It is made from 70 bobbins.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Belgium.
Clothing trade -- Belgium.
Lace and lace making -- Belgium -- Bruges.
Lace industry -- Belgium
Textile fabrics -- Specimens.
Textile materials.
Lace (needlework)
Bobbin lace.
Binche bobbin lace.

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