2070. Torchon bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Torchon
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1910
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 41cms
  • Length: 5cms
  • Notes: Made of wool. Low survival rate due to attacks by moths.
  • Catalogue no: 442

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2069. French bobbin lace edging

  • Type: French
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 48cms
  • Length: 8cms
  • Notes: Style of Gros Point de Venise of circa 1700. Edging couched with wrapped threads. Added headside and footside.
  • Catalogue no: 1164
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2068. Bedfordshire bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Bedfordshire
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 253cms
  • Length: 8cms
  • Catalogue no: 477

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2067. Brussels bobbin lace dress front

  • Type: Brussels
  • Purpose: dress front
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 48cms
  • Length: 14cms
  • Catalogue no: 1049

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2066. Bruges bobbin lace mat

  • Type: Bruges
  • Purpose: mat for piano top?
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 126cms
  • Length: 10cms
  • Catalogue no: 243
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2065. East Midlands bobbin lace edging

  • Type: East Midlands
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: natural
  • Width: 50cms
  • Length: 11cms
  • Catalogue no: 619

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2064. Machined Tape lace and needlepoint edging

  • Type: Machined tape and needlepoint
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 50cms
  • Length: 7cms
  • Notes: Style of Milanese circa 1700. Good variety of needlepoint. Probably domestic.
  • Catalogue no: 1973
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2063. Filet lace edging for furnishing

  • Type: Filet
  • Purpose: edging in 2 pieces
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: (a) 45cms (b) 92cms
  • Length: Both at 11cms
  • Notes: basic netting worked by hand, then hand darned. ? Irish
  • Catalogue no: 478
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2062. Brussels bobbin lace edging

  • Type: Brussels
  • Purpose: edging
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: cream
  • Width: 42cms
  • Length: 5cms
  • Notes: picots on brides
  • Catalogue no: 901
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2061. Continental Tape and needlepoint with gimp lace collar

  • Type: Continental tape lace and needlepoint gimped
  • Purpose: collar
  • Date: 1890-1900
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 70cms
  • Length: 3cms
  • Catalogue no: 100

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