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1948

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Pillow For Making Bobbin Lace (Belgium), 19th century

This is a Pillow for making bobbin lace. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is wood, straw, linen, iron, copper, oil cloth, cardboard and its technique is patterns and tools. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Robert C. Greenwald. It is credited Gift of Robert C. Greenwald.

Its dimensions are

14 x 55 x 55 cm (5 1/2 x 21 5/8 x 21 5/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Pillow For Making Bobbin Lace (Belgium), 19th century; wood, straw, linen, iron, copper, oil cloth, cardboard; 14 x 55 x 55 cm (5 1/2 x 21 5/8 x 21 5/8 in. ); Gift of Robert C. Greenwald; 1948-16-1

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