130 wool and silk wool felted balls, strung on fishing line with crystal beads to make a "curtain." The perfect needle: the thinnest tatting needle you can find. Long enough to go through the felt and fine enough to pass through a crystal bead twice.
Evening ensemble Valentina (American, born Russia, Date: ca. 1935 Culture: American Medium: silk, wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 65 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 18 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Igor Kamlukin, 1995 Accession Number: b