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Border, 19th century

This is a Border. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is linen and its technique is bobbin lace made in lille style with heavy outlining thread and honeycomb ground. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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Border, 19th century; linen; 1944-60-1

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