2135. Eastern European bobbin lace mat

  • Type: Eastern European
  • Purpose: Mat
  • Date: 1900-1940
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 44cms
  • Length: 29cms
  • Cat. No: 932

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2134. English Hand Filet Lace Mat

  • Type: English Hand Filet
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1900-1940
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 14cms
  • Length: 14cms
  • Catalogue no: 779

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2133. Mechlin bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Mechlin
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1770-1785
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 7cms
  • Length: 54cms
  • Notes: Finished at both ends. Possibly for a coif. Pattern repeat 12.5cms See HT P187 Pl 215 (c ) Dating based on overall look.
  • Catalogue no:2855

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2132. East Midlands style Machined lace

  • Type: East Midlands style Machined lace
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1900-1999
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 6cms
  • Length: 285cms
  • Notes: Undulating trail. Style of East Midlands. Flowers of half stitch and whole stitch echoing Youghal. Unused.
  • Catalogue no: 2952

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2131. Swedish Bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Swedish
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1600-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 8cms
  • Length: 65cms
  • Notes: Very robust work. It will have been attached to many caps over it’s life.
  • Catalogue no: 2898(a)
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2130. Venetian needlepoint lace edging

  • Type: Venetian needlepoint
  • Purpose: edging
  • Colour: natural
  • Date: 1625-1675
  • Width: 12cms
  • Length: 395cms
  • Notes: There are no embellished brides on this piece. See Henneberg Page 116. Note the use of similar motifs in different orientations. Raised and padded work with embellishments. Why has this piece been cut after about 4 metres? Was it used as a sumptuous furnishing? There are no other reflective or noticeable patterns in the design, it’s random.
  • Catalogue No: 2400
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21-40cms

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41-60cms

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61-80cms

61-80cms

81-100cms

81-100cms

101-120cms

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121-140cms

121-140cms

141-160cms

141-160cms

160+1-20cms

160+1-20cms

160+21-40cms

160+21-40cms

160+41-60cms

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160+61-80cms

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160+81-100cms

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160+101-120cms

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160+121-140cms

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300+41-60cms

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300+81-90cms – note the use of the same motif but in different orientations

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2129. Bedfordshire bobbin lace collar

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: Collar
  • Date: 1880-1890
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 58cms
  • Length: 6cms
  • Notes: As worn originally
  • Catalogue no: 2953

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2128. Alencon Needlepoint lace edging

  • Type: Alencon
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1880-1890
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 7.5cms
  • Length: 82cms
  • Notes: “Spots” sewn on later. They are the same as the “spots” in the edging.
  • Catalogue no: 2927

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2127. Bedfordshire bobbin lace cuffs

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: Cuffs
  • Date: 1880-1890
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 8cms
  • Length: 20cms
  • Notes: The cuffs have been ironed very well by the user!
  • Catalogue no: 2928

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2126. Alencon needlepoint lace edging

  • Type: Alencon
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1780-1900
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 3.5cms
  • Length: 120cms
  • Notes: The pattern repeat is at 4cms. The attaching tape is composed of 3 layers of hand net
  • Catalogue no: 2929

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