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This is a border. We acquired it in 1974. Its medium is linen and its technique is bobbin lace appliqué on net. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mary Carothers and Charles de Limur.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 33 x 540 cm (13 in. x 17 ft. 8 5/8 in.)

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Border; linen; H x W: 33 x 540 cm (13 in. x 17 ft. 8 5/8 in.); 1974-10-18

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