This high quality matt linen thread is a "retors" linen, especially twisted for bobbin lace making.
This is a N° 21 thread, formed of two strands, thus it is referred to as 21/2.
Length of thread on bobbin: 525 m.
Height of reel: 11.5cm
The Fil Au Chinois lace threads range includes those matt lace linen in white and ecru, as well as numerous sizes in egyptian cotton (optical white, off-white, ecru and black).
Check-out our Calais coloured lace thread.
If you would like to know more about the history of Fil Au Chinois, see on our Heritage page: click here.