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Dakota bobbin lace doily
A Dakota tape lace doily made with linen thread circa the late 19th to early 20th century. The square is backed with light blue silk, featuring floral tape work with mesh fillings, and joined with braids decorated with picots and tape lace border.
Content Category: artifacts
5 inches height
5 1/4 inches width
Made by: Mazawaski
Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Household. Needlework. Lace, Tatting, & Lace Making. Samples & Fragments
Creation: Not earlier than 1890 - Approximately 1926 (Sybil Carter began developing the Episcopal Church lace manufacturing work with American Indians in Minnesota in 1890. The lace program continued well after Carter’s death in 1908 and eventually dissolved in 1926.)
Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
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1952.A (Accession Number)