Princess Torchon Lacemaker; Torchon; 1988-1571-1

Name/Title

Princess Torchon Lacemaker

About this object

Donated by Mrs Hayman

A hand loom with revolving drum. Patterns for lace are laid over drum and pinned. Bobbins of thread in pairs are passed around the pins in the order the pattern says to make lace.

Maker

Torchon

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Place Made

Melbourne, Australia

Medium and Materials

wood, metal, felt, paper

Measurements

14cm H, 30cm W, 39cm L

Object Type

Household Accessory

Object number

1988-1571-1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Hayman
lacemaker
Melbourne
Pahiatua
Torchon

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