1920. Machined Broderie Anglaise edging

  • Type: Machined Broderie Anglaise
  • Purpose:¬†edging
  • Date: 1900-1930
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 61cms
  • Length: 39cms
  • Catalogue no: 1112

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1919. Mechlin bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Mechlin
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1830-1845
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 4.5cms
  • Length: 112cms
  • Notes: The pattern repeat is at 5.5cms. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Plate 219(b).
  • Catalogue no: 2511

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1918. Bedfordshire bobbin lace cuffs

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: Cuffs
  • Date: 1910-1920
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 27cms
  • Length: 14cms
  • Notes: Matching item at lace post 1917. Were these cuffs made and worn earlier?
  • Catalogue no: 1437

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1917. Bedfordshire bobbin lace collar

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1910-1920
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 10cms
  • Length: 38cms
  • Notes: Designed to be worn with internal edging framing the face
  • Catalogue no: 1436

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1916. Bedfordshire bobbin lace Collar

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1900-1930
  • Colour: White
  • Width: 11cms
  • Length: 38cms
  • Catalogue no: 1434

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1915. Brussels Mixed lace Collar

  • Type: Brussels Mixed
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1910-1920
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 8cms
  • Length: 70cms
  • Catalogue no: 1430

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close up of front bobbin lace

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close up of middle needlepoint

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as worn

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1914. North Italian Bobbin lace Collar

  • Type: North Italian
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1900-1930
  • Colour: Black
  • Width: 7cms
  • Length: 50cms
  • Notes: never worn. Designed for mourning
  • Catalogue no: 1426

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1913. Brussels point de gaze needlepoint modesty vest

  • Type: Brussels point de gaze needlepoint
  • Purpose: Modesty vest
  • Date: 1913
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 11cms
  • Length: 8cms
  • Notes: Set of 3 modesty vests . See matching collar at Lace post 1912.
  • Catalogue no: 1152(b)

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1912. Brussels point de gaze needlepoint Collar

  • Type: Brussels point de gaze needlepoint
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1913
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 68cms
  • Length: 7cms
  • Notes: Wedding dress collar worn in Vienna August 1913. See matching modesty vests¬†at Lace post 1913.
  • Catalogue no: 1152(a)

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1911. Bedfordshire Maltese bobbin lace collar

  • Type: Bedfordshire Maltese
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1910-1920
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 50cms
  • Length: 6cms
  • Catalogue no: 369

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