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Border (England), ca. 1880

This is a Border. It is dated ca. 1880 and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is cotton thread, linen foundation cloth and its technique is knotting with a shuttle called tatting. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Annie-May Hegeman. It is credited Gift of Annie May Hegeman.

Its dimensions are

13.5 x 140 cm

Cite this object as

Border (England), ca. 1880; cotton thread, linen foundation cloth; 13.5 x 140 cm; Gift of Annie May Hegeman; 1944-71-8

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18572197/ |title=Border (England), ca. 1880 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 September 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>