2090. Bedfordshire bobbin lace and whitework cuffs

  • Type: Bedfordshire and whitework
  • Purpose: Cuffs
  • Date: 1870-1890
  • Colour: white and natural
  • Width: 12cms
  • Length: 20cms
  • Notes: Note staining on narrower end.
  • Catalogue no: 2921

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whitework

whitework

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2089. Venetian Needlepoint edging – Dealer’s sample

  • Type: Venetian needlepoint
  • Purpose: edging/dealer’s sample
  • Date: 1680-1690
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 6cms
  • Length: 16cms
  • Notes: See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 43 Plate 25(d). The depth is now reduced at the footside to 6cms. Footside bobbin – Mid 19th century. The headside is contemporaneous.
  • Catalogue no: 2921
one side

one side

reverse

reverse

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2088. Venetian Needlepoint lace cap back

  • Type: Venetian Needlepoint
  • Purpose: Cap back
  • Date: 1680-1710
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 26cms
  • Length: 25cms
  • Notes: Raised motifs. Damaged by hairpins
  • Catalogue no: 2925

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close up of motifs

close up of motifs

close up of edging

close up of edging

pinnedout capback

image of cap back when wet and pinned out

 

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2087. Milanese bobbin lace edging for table

  • Type: Milanese
  • Purpose: edging for table
  • Date: 1650-1680
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 24.5cms
  • Length: 11cms
  • Notes: Half of cloth for drop leaf table with fabric 2cms wide between sides. There will have been an identical 2nd piece.
  • Catalogue no: 1723
top section

top section

close up of central section with threads

close up of central section with threads

close up of end

close up of end

close up of next design

close up of next design

close up of next design

close up of next design

close up of next design

close up of next design

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2086. Brussels Applique Lappet

  • Type: Brussels Applique
  • Purpose: Lappet
  • Date: 1900-1915
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 13cms
  • Length: 124cms
  • Notes: one end
  • Catalogue no: 2870

close up of end 20cms

close up of end 20cms

close up of next 20cms

close up of next 20cms

close of main motif

close of main motif

 

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2085. Flemish bobbin lace pair of cuffs

  • Type: Flemish
  • Purpose: Pair of cuffs
  • Date: 1675-1700
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 25cms
  • Length: 50cms
  • Notes: good quality work.
  • Catalogue no: 153
with join

with join

front view

front view

close up

close up

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2084. Machined Valenciennes pair of cuffs

  • Type: Machined Valenciennes
  • Purpose: pair of cuffs
  • Date: 1880-1890
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 17cms
  • Length:12cms
  • Notes: For attaching to sleeve or undersleeve widths of 1.5cms joined
  • Catalogue no: 2920

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back

back

opening with hook

opening with hook

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2083. Carrickmacross Lace cuff

  • Type: Carrickmacross
  • Purpose: cuff
  • Date: 1880-1890
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 13cms
  • Length: 21cms
  • Catalogue no: 861

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close up

close up

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2082. Milanese bobbin lace Alb trim

  • Type: Milanese
  • Purpose: Alb Trim
  • Date: 1610-1620
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 162cms
  • Length: 10cms
  • Notes: half of full length. See Cat. No. 2860.  There is a  finished end and a cut end. The heel damage has been made by the priest when genuflecting. Note the joins in the herringbone tape footside. There are remnants of coloured thread at the headside edge that are very worn. See mirror image.  There is an additional fine edging at the headside that is partly worn away, and one section has been used attached to blue under cloth. Many remaining threads in pale blue, probably for a statue of Our Lady. Later reworking of bobbin ground by needlepoint in a darker thread.
  • Catalogue no: 2862
1-20cms

1-20cms

21cms-40cms

21cms-40cms

41cms-60cms

41cms-60cms

61cms-80cms heel damage

61cms-80cms
heel damage

81cms-100cms join at 78cms

81cms-100cms
join at 78cms

101cms-133cms one pattern

101cms-133cms
one pattern

finished at 162cms

finished at 162cms

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2081. Honiton bobbin lace lappets of similar style (not a pair)

  • Type: Honiton
  • Purpose: lappets of similar style (not a Pair)
  • Date: 1850-1870
  • Colour: white
  • Width: (a) 34cms and (b) 30cms
  • Length: (a) and (b) 7.5cms
  • Notes; Knotted needlepoint ground. Later machined tape heading.
  • Catalogue no: 2913

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close up longer lappet

close up longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

close up of longer lappet

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