'Merletto a tombolo' Pillow lace or Bobbin Lace, is created using linen thread with 'fuselli' wooden bobbins, woven with pins on intricate designs. Anghiari lace is all woven from linen thread as apposed to cotton thread in most other regions of Italy.
Prickings and English instructions for these patterns. *Part II* Sime, A. Torchon Lace-Work, Rai Sahib M. Gulab Singh & Sons, 1909 www.
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