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Yes folks you guessed it ,it was glassware this is called a Bobbin and is used in the makeing of lace. The top end is made heavier so that when the thread is attatched to the other end it is held taunt.
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Jun 29 2013 20:24 GMT Annamaria
That was a great entry, Jim!! In Holland they use wooden Bobbins...I think this one is a lot nicer!! ;-))
Jun 29 2013 20:41 GMT 25barb
Wasn't here to guess...but it is a beautiful piece of glass ware and you photographed it so very well
Lovely colors.
Jun 29 2013 20:42 GMT T1MELESS PRO
Yes Annamaria Maureen also has wooden ones.
Jun 29 2013 20:46 GMT larrybenedict
Prettiest bobbin I've ever seen.
Jun 29 2013 22:29 GMT MargNZ
The first glass bobbin I have seen Jim ... a beautiful piece :)
Jun 29 2013 22:37 GMT annieann PRO
lovely bobbin
Jun 30 2013 20:13 GMT T1MELESS PRO
This one is quite plain compared to some of the other one's Maureen has got Marg.Most are wood but she has glass,bone,and others !!!!