This is a large antique lace making cushion complete with bobbins, pins and a model for making "Dentelle du Puy"
They are 32 bobbins made of boxwood . A small piece of lace is still on the cushion with the pricking card still hooked up to it as i fhe dentelier's hands where just there yesterday . The thread and bobbins are still attached ready to continue .
If you want to know more about lace making go to this site http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/lace/equipment.htm
Size 12"x 14"
The box itself is homemade with a simple waxed plaid material .